Cyprus - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in Cyprus was 13.30 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 42 years was 15.10 in 2014, while its lowest value was 2.20 in 1992.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1974 7.40
1975 10.50
1976 5.30
1977 3.10
1978 2.60
1979 2.40
1980 2.60
1981 2.90
1982 4.50
1983 4.10
1984 4.10
1985 4.20
1986 5.00
1987 4.70
1988 3.80
1989 3.30
1990 2.50
1991 4.40
1992 2.20
1993 4.10
1994 3.90
1995 3.70
1996 4.30
1997 4.50
1998 4.20
2000 7.40
2001 5.70
2002 4.20
2003 4.60
2004 5.40
2005 6.40
2006 5.40
2007 4.60
2008 4.30
2009 5.50
2010 6.40
2011 7.60
2012 11.00
2013 15.10
2014 15.10
2015 14.80
2016 13.30

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cyprus was 12.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 15.00 in 2013, while its lowest value was 4.10 in 2002.

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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1991 8.00
1992 7.80
1993 7.90
1994 6.20
1995 6.60
1996 7.00
1997 5.80
1998 5.60
1999 6.40
2000 7.40
2001 5.70
2002 4.10
2003 4.50
2004 5.40
2005 6.40
2006 5.40
2007 4.40
2008 4.10
2009 5.40
2010 6.40
2011 7.50
2012 10.90
2013 15.00
2014 14.90
2015 14.50
2016 13.50
2017 12.40

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in Cyprus was 12.60 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 17.00 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.40 in 1990.

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 November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1975 11.30
1976 8.00
1977 3.00
1978 1.70
1979 1.50
1980 1.60
1981 2.40
1982 2.40
1983 2.90
1984 2.90
1985 2.90
1986 2.90
1987 2.70
1988 2.20
1989 1.70
1990 1.40
1991 2.20
1992 2.00
1993 1.80
1994 2.00
1995 1.90
1996 2.30
1997 2.70
1998 2.80
2000 3.20
2001 2.60
2002 2.60
2003 3.80
2004 3.50
2005 4.40
2006 3.80
2007 3.40
2008 3.20
2009 5.30
2010 6.10
2011 8.10
2012 12.50
2013 16.50
2014 17.00
2015 15.00
2016 12.60

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cyprus was 11.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 17.10 in 2014, while its lowest value was 2.70 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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 7.60
1992 7.50
1993 7.60
1994 3.20
1995 4.60
1996 6.50
1997 5.20
1998 5.00
1999 5.30
2000 3.30
2001 2.70
2002 2.70
2003 3.80
2004 3.60
2005 4.50
2006 3.90
2007 3.50
2008 3.30
2009 5.30
2010 6.20
2011 8.10
2012 12.50
2013 16.60
2014 17.10
2015 15.20
2016 12.60
2017 11.40

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in Cyprus was 13.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 16.10 in 2014, while its lowest value was 1.70 in 1979.

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 November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1975 10.90
1976 7.40
1977 3.10
1978 2.00
1979 1.70
1980 2.00
1981 2.60
1982 2.80
1983 3.30
1984 3.30
1985 3.30
1986 3.70
1987 3.40
1988 2.80
1989 2.30
1990 1.80
1991 3.00
1992 2.10
1993 2.70
1994 2.70
1995 2.60
1996 3.10
1997 3.40
1998 3.30
2000 5.00
2001 4.00
2002 3.30
2003 4.10
2004 4.30
2005 5.30
2006 4.50
2007 3.90
2008 3.60
2009 5.40
2010 6.30
2011 7.90
2012 11.80
2013 15.90
2014 16.10
2015 14.90
2016 13.00

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Cyprus was 11.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 16.10 in 2014, while its lowest value was 3.30 in 2002.

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 November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 7.70
1992 7.60
1993 7.70
1994 4.30
1995 5.30
1996 6.70
1997 5.40
1998 5.20
1999 5.70
2000 5.00
2001 4.00
2002 3.30
2003 4.10
2004 4.30
2005 5.30
2006 4.50
2007 3.90
2008 3.70
2009 5.40
2010 6.30
2011 7.90
2012 11.80
2013 15.90
2014 16.10
2015 14.90
2016 13.00
2017 11.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment