Uzbekistan Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2020 was 5.97%, a 0.32% increase from 2019.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2019 was 5.65%, a 0.06% decline from 2018.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2018 was 5.71%, a 0.09% decline from 2017.
  • Uzbekistan unemployment rate for 2017 was 5.80%, a 0.6% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Uzbekistan Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 5.97% 0.32%
2019 5.65% -0.06%
2018 5.71% -0.09%
2017 5.80% 0.60%
2016 5.20% 0.00%
2015 5.20% 0.10%
2014 5.10% 0.20%
2013 4.90% 0.00%
2012 4.90% -0.10%
2011 5.00% -0.40%
2010 5.40% 0.40%
2009 5.00% 0.11%
2008 4.89% -0.10%
2007 4.99% -0.87%
2006 5.86% -0.97%
2005 6.83% -0.99%
2004 7.82% -1.03%
2003 8.85% -1.02%
2002 9.87% -1.02%
2001 10.89% -1.17%
2000 12.06% -1.24%
1999 13.30% 0.00%
1998 13.30% 2.40%
1997 10.90% 0.20%
1996 10.70% 2.90%
1995 7.80% 0.50%
1994 7.30% 2.40%
1993 4.90% 2.00%
1992 2.90% 1.00%
1991 1.90% 1.00%