Unemployment rate (%)

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Country1999200020012003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320162017
South Africa3030373726.226.625.524.322.92423.324.922.724.926.827.6
Definition of Unemployment rate: This entry contains the percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015