St. Lucia - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 23.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 28.00 in 2003, while its lowest value was 7.20 in 1991.

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
1991 7.20
1993 22.00
1994 22.20
1995 21.70
1996 19.30
1997 23.80
1998 26.00
1999 20.30
2000 20.80
2001 12.70
2002 23.90
2003 28.00
2004 25.00
2005 22.90
2006 20.30
2007 18.50
2008 14.80
2009 16.50
2010 22.00
2011 20.20
2012 21.20
2013 23.90
2015 27.40
2016 23.50

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 27.30 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 33.10 in 1992, while its lowest value was 15.10 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 November 2017.

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Year Value
1991 31.90
1992 33.10
1993 22.20
1994 24.90
1995 21.50
1996 19.60
1997 23.90
1998 26.40
1999 20.60
2000 20.90
2001 20.80
2002 17.30
2003 28.10
2004 25.30
2005 23.10
2006 20.00
2007 18.80
2008 15.10
2009 18.60
2010 25.70
2011 23.40
2012 23.70
2013 27.60
2014 28.10
2015 29.90
2016 28.50
2017 27.30

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 19.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 21.30 in 2015, while its lowest value was 7.20 in 1991.

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
1991 7.20
1993 12.20
1994 12.40
1995 11.70
1996 13.80
1997 17.70
1998 18.00
1999 16.00
2000 12.60
2001 13.40
2002 17.30
2003 17.20
2004 17.50
2005 15.00
2006 12.40
2007 10.00
2008 11.00
2009 14.40
2010 19.50
2011 17.60
2012 17.10
2013 20.70
2015 21.30
2016 19.40

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 17.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 21.30 in 1992, while its lowest value was 9.80 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 November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 20.50
1992 21.30
1993 12.50
1994 14.30
1995 11.40
1996 13.60
1997 17.70
1998 17.60
1999 16.00
2000 12.70
2001 13.20
2002 12.40
2003 16.90
2004 17.20
2005 14.90
2006 12.50
2007 9.80
2008 10.60
2009 12.60
2010 16.30
2011 14.90
2012 15.10
2013 17.60
2014 18.00
2015 19.00
2016 18.30
2017 17.90

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in St. Lucia was 21.30 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 25 years was 24.10 in 2015, while its lowest value was 7.20 in 1991.

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
1991 7.20
1993 16.80
1994 17.00
1995 16.30
1996 16.30
1997 20.50
1998 21.60
1999 18.10
2000 16.50
2001 13.10
2002 20.40
2003 22.20
2004 21.00
2005 18.70
2006 16.00
2007 14.00
2008 12.70
2009 15.40
2010 20.60
2011 18.90
2012 19.10
2013 22.20
2015 24.10
2016 21.30

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in St. Lucia was 22.30 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 26.50 in 1992, while its lowest value was 12.70 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 November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1991 25.50
1992 26.50
1993 16.80
1994 19.00
1995 15.90
1996 16.30
1997 20.50
1998 21.60
1999 18.10
2000 16.50
2001 16.80
2002 14.70
2003 22.20
2004 21.00
2005 18.70
2006 16.00
2007 14.00
2008 12.70
2009 15.40
2010 20.60
2011 18.90
2012 19.10
2013 22.20
2014 22.70
2015 24.10
2016 23.10
2017 22.30

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment