Syrian Arab Republic - Unemployment

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 22.50 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 29.30 in 1997, while its lowest value was 5.00 in 2000.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1983 6.30
1984 8.20
1989 9.80
1991 14.00
1993 6.40
1994 12.50
1995 14.20
1997 29.30
1999 15.20
2000 5.00
2001 25.50
2002 24.10
2003 20.90
2006 23.80
2007 25.70
2008 24.20
2009 22.30
2010 22.50

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 28.40 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 29.80 in 2012, while its lowest value was 16.40 in 1995.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1991 23.20
1992 23.20
1993 17.40
1994 17.10
1995 16.40
1996 22.90
1997 19.30
1998 16.70
1999 17.80
2000 22.20
2001 27.40
2002 24.10
2003 21.00
2004 21.90
2005 22.60
2006 24.10
2007 25.60
2008 24.10
2009 22.10
2010 23.00
2011 29.70
2012 29.80
2013 28.40

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 5.70 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 13.10 in 1997, while its lowest value was 1.60 in 2000.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1983 3.80
1984 4.10
1989 5.00
1991 5.20
1993 7.60
1994 6.80
1995 5.50
1997 13.10
1999 6.00
2000 1.60
2001 8.20
2002 8.30
2003 7.80
2006 5.30
2007 5.20
2008 8.30
2009 5.70
2010 5.70

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 7.70 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 8.80 in 2002, while its lowest value was 4.70 in 1995.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1991 6.30
1992 6.30
1993 4.90
1994 4.80
1995 4.70
1996 5.90
1997 6.90
1998 4.70
1999 5.00
2000 6.40
2001 7.80
2002 8.80
2003 7.80
2004 7.10
2005 6.40
2006 5.20
2007 5.10
2008 8.40
2009 5.70
2010 5.90
2011 8.30
2012 8.10
2013 7.70

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 8.40 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 15.20 in 1997, while its lowest value was 2.30 in 2000.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1983 4.20
1984 4.70
1989 5.80
1991 6.80
1993 7.40
1994 7.50
1995 7.20
1997 15.20
1999 7.60
2000 2.30
2001 11.60
2002 11.70
2003 10.30
2006 8.20
2007 8.40
2008 10.90
2009 8.10
2010 8.40

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Syrian Arab Republic was 10.80 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 11.70 in 2002, while its lowest value was 7.20 in 1995.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1991 9.40
1992 9.60
1993 7.40
1994 7.40
1995 7.20
1996 9.50
1997 9.50
1998 7.20
1999 7.60
2000 9.50
2001 11.60
2002 11.70
2003 10.30
2004 9.80
2005 9.20
2006 8.20
2007 8.40
2008 10.90
2009 8.10
2010 8.40
2011 11.50
2012 11.40
2013 10.80

Classification

Topic: Social Protection & Labor Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment