Qatar Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Qatar unemployment rate for 2022 was 0.10%, a 0.08% decline from 2021.
  • Qatar unemployment rate for 2021 was 0.17%, a 0.03% increase from 2020.
  • Qatar unemployment rate for 2020 was 0.14%, a 0.04% increase from 2019.
  • Qatar unemployment rate for 2019 was 0.10%, a 0.01% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Unemployment Rate (%)
French Polynesia 13.10%
Spain 13.01%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12.38%
New Caledonia 12.27%
Greece 12.16%
Bahamas 10.06%
Panama 8.79%
Barbados 8.20%
Italy 8.09%
Uruguay 7.84%
Chile 7.78%
France 7.45%
Sweden 7.36%
Brunei 7.20%
Cyprus 6.98%
Channel Islands 6.92%
Finland 6.80%
Croatia 6.75%
Argentina 6.49%
Latvia 6.43%
Guam 6.13%
Slovak Republic 6.09%
Puerto Rico 5.97%
Estonia 5.85%
Portugal 5.78%
Saudi Arabia 5.64%
Belgium 5.63%
Lithuania 5.57%
Canada 5.21%
Hong Kong 5.06%
Austria 4.71%
Luxembourg 4.70%
Ireland 4.36%
Switzerland 4.20%
Slovenia 4.18%
Denmark 4.17%
Trinidad and Tobago 3.98%
Iceland 3.81%
Australia 3.66%
United States 3.61%
United Kingdom 3.57%
Netherlands 3.54%
Israel 3.48%
Hungary 3.42%
New Zealand 3.25%
Norway 3.17%
Germany 2.99%
Malta 2.81%
South Korea 2.79%
Singapore 2.76%
UAE 2.75%
Japan 2.64%
Macao 2.63%
Poland 2.60%
Kuwait 2.48%
Czech Republic 2.37%
Oman 2.33%
Bahrain 1.40%
Qatar 0.10%
Qatar Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 0.10% -0.08%
2021 0.17% 0.03%
2020 0.14% 0.04%
2019 0.10% -0.01%
2018 0.11% -0.03%
2017 0.14% -0.01%
2016 0.15% -0.02%
2015 0.17% -0.03%
2014 0.20% -0.08%
2013 0.28% -0.20%
2012 0.48% -0.08%
2011 0.56% 0.11%
2010 0.45% 0.14%
2009 0.31% 0.00%
2008 0.31% -0.21%
2007 0.52% -0.35%
2006 0.87% 0.01%
2005 0.87% 0.01%
2004 0.86% 0.01%
2003 0.86% 0.00%
2002 0.85% 0.01%
2001 0.85% 0.00%
2000 0.84% 0.00%
1999 0.84% 0.00%
1998 0.83% 0.00%
1997 0.83% 0.00%
1996 0.83% 0.00%
1995 0.82% 0.00%
1994 0.82% 0.00%
1993 0.81% 0.00%
1992 0.81% 0.00%
1991 0.81% 0.00%