The Bahamas - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in The Bahamas was 16.26 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 16.26 in 2013, while its lowest value was 7.00 in 2001.

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
1986 15.00
1988 14.20
1989 12.50
1991 12.20
1992 15.80
1993 13.30
1994 14.20
1995 11.70
1996 14.70
1997 11.30
1998 9.50
1999 9.50
2001 7.00
2002 9.40
2003 11.70
2004 11.10
2005 11.20
2006 8.00
2007 9.10
2008 9.70
2009 14.00
2011 13.70
2012 14.00
2013 16.26

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in The Bahamas was 14.00 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 16.10 in 2010, while its lowest value was 7.40 in 2001.

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 12.00
1992 15.60
1993 13.20
1994 14.80
1995 11.70
1996 14.50
1997 11.30
1998 9.70
1999 9.40
2000 8.80
2001 7.40
2002 9.30
2003 11.70
2004 11.10
2005 11.30
2006 8.50
2007 9.20
2008 9.90
2009 15.80
2010 16.10
2011 14.10
2012 14.20
2013 14.00

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in The Bahamas was 16.11 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 16.11 in 2013, while its lowest value was 5.50 in 1999.

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
1986 9.70
1988 8.20
1989 11.00
1991 12.10
1992 13.80
1993 12.80
1994 12.60
1995 10.00
1996 8.60
1997 8.30
1998 5.70
1999 5.50
2001 6.70
2002 8.70
2003 10.00
2004 9.50
2005 9.30
2006 7.20
2007 6.70
2008 7.70
2009 14.40
2011 13.60
2012 14.10
2013 16.11

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in The Bahamas was 13.20 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 13.90 in 1992, while its lowest value was 5.50 in 1999.

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 12.40
1992 13.90
1993 12.80
1994 12.20
1995 10.00
1996 8.80
1997 8.50
1998 5.60
1999 5.50
2000 5.70
2001 6.50
2002 8.70
2003 9.90
2004 9.50
2005 9.20
2006 6.70
2007 6.70
2008 7.50
2009 12.70
2010 13.40
2011 13.40
2012 13.80
2013 13.20

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in The Bahamas was 16.18 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 16.18 in 2013, while its lowest value was 6.90 in 2001.

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
1986 12.20
1988 11.00
1989 11.70
1991 12.20
1992 14.70
1993 13.00
1994 13.40
1995 10.80
1996 11.50
1997 9.80
1998 7.60
1999 7.40
2001 6.90
2002 9.00
2003 10.80
2004 10.30
2005 10.20
2006 7.60
2007 7.90
2008 8.70
2009 14.20
2011 13.70
2012 14.00
2013 16.18

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in The Bahamas was 13.60 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 14.70 in 2010, while its lowest value was 6.90 in 2001.

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 12.20
1992 14.70
1993 13.00
1994 13.40
1995 10.80
1996 11.50
1997 9.80
1998 7.60
1999 7.40
2000 7.20
2001 6.90
2002 9.00
2003 10.80
2004 10.30
2005 10.20
2006 7.60
2007 7.90
2008 8.70
2009 14.20
2010 14.70
2011 13.70
2012 14.00
2013 13.60

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment