Virgin Islands - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Virgin Islands was 9.20 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 12.10 in 1994, while its lowest value was 3.40 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 10.70
1992 10.70
1993 9.00
1994 12.10
1995 10.90
1996 10.20
1997 11.20
1998 9.40
1999 10.40
2000 7.60
2001 9.40
2002 3.40
2003 10.50
2004 9.90
2005 10.00
2006 9.40
2007 9.30
2008 9.90
2009 10.70
2010 9.30
2011 10.80
2012 11.90
2013 10.60
2014 9.60
2015 9.40
2016 9.20
2017 9.20

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

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Virgin Islands was 6.80 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 8.40 in 1994, while its lowest value was 3.20 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 7.70
1992 7.70
1993 6.70
1994 8.40
1995 7.70
1996 7.30
1997 7.80
1998 6.80
1999 7.30
2000 5.80
2001 6.90
2002 3.20
2003 7.50
2004 7.10
2005 7.10
2006 6.80
2007 6.70
2008 7.10
2009 7.50
2010 6.80
2011 7.60
2012 8.30
2013 7.60
2014 7.10
2015 7.00
2016 6.90
2017 6.80

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (national estimate) in Virgin Islands was 5.90 as of 1997. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 8.20 in 1983, while its lowest value was 2.80 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.

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Year Value
1978 6.40
1979 5.60
1980 6.00
1981 6.50
1982 7.90
1983 8.20
1984 7.60
1985 6.00
1986 4.70
1987 3.00
1988 3.30
1989 3.70
1990 2.80
1991 2.80
1992 3.50
1993 3.50
1994 5.60
1995 5.70
1996 5.20
1997 5.90

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

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate) in Virgin Islands was 7.90 as of 2017. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 9.90 in 2012, 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 8.90
1992 8.90
1993 7.60
1994 9.90
1995 9.00
1996 8.50
1997 9.20
1998 7.90
1999 8.60
2000 6.60
2001 8.00
2002 3.30
2003 8.80
2004 8.40
2005 8.40
2006 8.00
2007 7.90
2008 8.40
2009 9.00
2010 7.90
2011 9.10
2012 9.90
2013 9.00
2014 8.20
2015 8.10
2016 8.00
2017 7.90

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment