Solomon Islands Unemployment Rate 1991-2023

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2022 was 1.54%, a 0.56% increase from 2021.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2021 was 0.99%, a 0.1% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2020 was 0.89%, a 0.15% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2019 was 0.74%, a 0.03% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Sudan 18.73%
Lesotho 18.04%
Tunisia 16.12%
Sao Tome and Principe 15.32%
Cabo Verde 13.57%
Georgia 11.31%
Mauritania 11.11%
Morocco 10.49%
Angola 10.21%
Mongolia 8.25%
India 7.33%
Honduras 7.10%
Egypt 6.96%
Sri Lanka 6.71%
Pakistan 6.42%
Zambia 6.13%
Uzbekistan 6.01%
Nigeria 5.76%
Nicaragua 5.57%
Kenya 5.50%
Timor-Leste 4.86%
Bangladesh 4.70%
Kyrgyz Republic 4.57%
Bolivia 4.42%
Cameroon 4.00%
Ghana 3.87%
El Salvador 3.82%
Bhutan 3.60%
Indonesia 3.55%
Papua New Guinea 2.75%
Lao PDR 2.63%
Moldova 2.28%
Philippines 2.24%
Vanuatu 2.09%
Vietnam 1.92%
Solomon Islands 1.54%
Cambodia 0.36%
Solomon Islands Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2022 1.54% 0.56%
2021 0.99% 0.10%
2020 0.89% 0.15%
2019 0.74% 0.03%
2018 0.71% 0.02%
2017 0.70% 0.01%
2016 0.69% -0.04%
2015 0.73% 0.00%
2014 0.73% 0.04%
2013 0.69% -0.37%
2012 1.06% -0.23%
2011 1.29% -0.28%
2010 1.57% -0.45%
2009 2.02% 0.13%
2008 1.89% 0.01%
2007 1.89% 0.05%
2006 1.84% 0.05%
2005 1.78% 0.06%
2004 1.72% 0.03%
2003 1.69% -0.18%
2002 1.87% -0.10%
2001 1.97% -0.14%
2000 2.11% 0.39%
1999 1.72% 0.07%
1998 1.65% -0.02%
1997 1.67% 0.08%
1996 1.59% 0.18%
1995 1.41% -0.01%
1994 1.42% -0.05%
1993 1.48% 0.17%
1992 1.31% -0.09%
1991 1.40% -0.09%