Cuba - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in Cuba was 2.60 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 12.99 in 1995, while its lowest value was 1.87 in 2007.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1995 12.99
1996 12.29
1997 11.16
1998 9.38
1999 9.64
2000 8.26
2001 5.76
2002 4.63
2003 3.40
2004 2.21
2005 2.21
2006 2.22
2007 1.87
2008 1.97
2009 1.99
2010 2.71
2011 3.51
2012 3.62
2013 3.55
2014 3.10
2015 2.60

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cuba was 2.56 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 28 years was 13.32 in 1994, while its lowest value was 1.87 in 2007.

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

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1991 12.12
1992 12.54
1993 13.27
1994 13.32
1995 13.31
1996 12.57
1997 11.39
1998 9.51
1999 9.82
2000 8.40
2001 5.81
2002 4.66
2003 3.43
2004 2.21
2005 2.21
2006 2.22
2007 1.87
2008 1.97
2009 1.99
2010 2.71
2011 3.51
2012 3.62
2013 3.55
2014 3.14
2015 2.59
2016 2.55
2017 2.51
2018 2.53
2019 2.56

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in Cuba was 2.30 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 5.45 in 1995, while its lowest value was 1.35 in 2008.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1995 5.45
1996 4.86
1997 4.73
1998 4.42
1999 4.29
2000 3.81
2001 3.13
2002 2.56
2003 1.71
2004 1.65
2005 1.80
2006 1.73
2007 1.74
2008 1.35
2009 1.47
2010 2.37
2011 2.97
2012 3.37
2013 3.13
2014 2.40
2015 2.30

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cuba was 2.07 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 28 years was 5.64 in 1994, while its lowest value was 1.35 in 2008.

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

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
1991 5.13
1992 5.24
1993 5.57
1994 5.64
1995 5.58
1996 4.97
1997 4.83
1998 4.48
1999 4.37
2000 3.88
2001 3.15
2002 2.58
2003 1.73
2004 1.66
2005 1.80
2006 1.73
2007 1.74
2008 1.35
2009 1.47
2010 2.37
2011 2.97
2012 3.37
2013 3.13
2014 2.43
2015 2.29
2016 2.25
2017 2.14
2018 2.10
2019 2.07

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in Cuba was 2.40 as of 2015. Its highest value over the past 20 years was 8.27 in 1995, while its lowest value was 1.58 in 2008.

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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

See also:

Year Value
1995 8.27
1996 7.61
1997 7.10
1998 6.23
1999 6.26
2000 5.45
2001 4.08
2002 3.31
2003 2.33
2004 1.85
2005 1.95
2006 1.91
2007 1.79
2008 1.58
2009 1.67
2010 2.50
2011 3.18
2012 3.46
2013 3.29
2014 2.70
2015 2.40

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cuba was 2.25 as of 2019. Its highest value over the past 28 years was 8.31 in 1994, while its lowest value was 1.58 in 2008.

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

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

See also:

Year Value
1991 7.60
1992 7.80
1993 8.26
1994 8.31
1995 8.27
1996 7.61
1997 7.10
1998 6.23
1999 6.26
2000 5.45
2001 4.08
2002 3.31
2003 2.33
2004 1.85
2005 1.95
2006 1.91
2007 1.79
2008 1.58
2009 1.67
2010 2.50
2011 3.18
2012 3.46
2013 3.29
2014 2.70
2015 2.40
2016 2.36
2017 2.28
2018 2.26
2019 2.25

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment