Turkey - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (national estimate) in Turkey was 13.60 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 29.10 in 1984, while its lowest value was 6.00 in 1996.

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
1982 23.00
1983 24.80
1984 29.10
1985 11.10
1988 9.70
1989 8.80
1990 8.50
1991 7.10
1992 7.80
1993 9.40
1994 8.10
1995 7.30
1996 6.00
1997 7.80
1998 6.80
1999 7.60
2000 6.30
2001 7.50
2002 9.50
2003 10.10
2004 11.00
2005 11.20
2006 9.10
2007 9.20
2008 10.00
2009 12.60
2010 11.40
2011 10.10
2012 9.40
2013 10.60
2014 11.80
2015 12.60
2016 13.60

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Turkey was 13.70 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 13.70 in 2017, while its lowest value was 5.80 in 1996.

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 7.00
1992 7.60
1993 9.10
1994 7.90
1995 7.10
1996 5.80
1997 7.60
1998 6.60
1999 7.40
2000 6.10
2001 7.30
2002 9.30
2003 9.90
2004 10.80
2005 11.00
2006 9.00
2007 9.00
2008 9.90
2009 12.50
2010 11.20
2011 10.00
2012 9.30
2013 10.40
2014 11.70
2015 12.50
2016 13.50
2017 13.70

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (national estimate) in Turkey was 9.60 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 12.50 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 in 1997.

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
1982 9.00
1983 10.10
1984 9.00
1985 11.30
1988 7.30
1989 8.00
1990 7.80
1991 8.70
1992 8.80
1993 8.80
1994 8.80
1995 7.80
1996 6.90
1997 6.50
1998 6.90
1999 7.70
2000 6.60
2001 8.70
2002 10.70
2003 10.70
2004 10.80
2005 10.40
2006 8.60
2007 8.80
2008 9.60
2009 12.50
2010 10.40
2011 8.30
2012 7.60
2013 7.90
2014 9.00
2015 9.20
2016 9.60

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Turkey was 10.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 12.60 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 in 1997.

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 8.80
1992 8.90
1993 8.90
1994 8.90
1995 7.90
1996 7.00
1997 6.50
1998 7.00
1999 7.80
2000 6.60
2001 8.80
2002 10.80
2003 10.80
2004 10.80
2005 10.50
2006 8.60
2007 8.80
2008 9.70
2009 12.60
2010 10.40
2011 8.30
2012 7.60
2013 8.00
2014 9.10
2015 9.20
2016 9.60
2017 10.40

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in Turkey was 10.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 12.60 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 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, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in November 2017.

See also:

Year Value
1982 10.90
1983 12.10
1984 11.90
1985 11.20
1988 8.00
1989 8.30
1990 8.00
1991 8.20
1992 8.50
1993 9.00
1994 8.60
1995 7.60
1996 6.60
1997 6.80
1998 6.90
1999 7.70
2000 6.50
2001 8.40
2002 10.40
2003 10.50
2004 10.80
2005 10.60
2006 8.70
2007 8.90
2008 9.70
2009 12.60
2010 10.70
2011 8.80
2012 8.20
2013 8.70
2014 9.90
2015 10.20
2016 10.80

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Turkey was 11.40 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 12.60 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 in 2000.

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 8.20
1992 8.50
1993 9.00
1994 8.60
1995 7.60
1996 6.60
1997 6.80
1998 6.90
1999 7.70
2000 6.50
2001 8.40
2002 10.40
2003 10.50
2004 10.80
2005 10.60
2006 8.70
2007 8.90
2008 9.70
2009 12.60
2010 10.70
2011 8.80
2012 8.10
2013 8.70
2014 9.90
2015 10.20
2016 10.80
2017 11.40

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment