Solomon Islands Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2021 was 1.03%, a 0.11% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2020 was 0.92%, a 0.16% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2019 was 0.76%, a 0.03% increase from 2018.
  • Solomon Islands unemployment rate for 2018 was 0.72%, a 0.02% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Tunisia 16.82%
Sao Tome and Principe 15.91%
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Egypt 9.33%
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Angola 8.53%
Honduras 8.51%
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Uzbekistan 7.16%
Mongolia 7.08%
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Nicaragua 5.96%
El Salvador 5.94%
Kenya 5.74%
Sri Lanka 5.40%
Bangladesh 5.23%
Timor-Leste 5.07%
Ghana 4.70%
Indonesia 4.41%
Pakistan 4.35%
Bhutan 4.33%
Moldova 3.96%
Cameroon 3.87%
Papua New Guinea 2.75%
Philippines 2.41%
Vanuatu 2.18%
Myanmar 2.17%
Vietnam 2.17%
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Solomon Islands 1.03%
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Solomon Islands Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2021 1.03% 0.11%
2020 0.92% 0.16%
2019 0.76% 0.03%
2018 0.72% 0.02%
2017 0.71% 0.01%
2016 0.70% -0.04%
2015 0.73% 0.00%
2014 0.73% 0.04%
2013 0.69% -0.37%
2012 1.06% -0.24%
2011 1.30% -0.28%
2010 1.58% -0.44%
2009 2.02% 0.13%
2008 1.89% 0.02%
2007 1.88% 0.05%
2006 1.82% 0.06%
2005 1.77% 0.06%
2004 1.70% 0.04%
2003 1.66% -0.16%
2002 1.83% -0.08%
2001 1.91% -0.12%
2000 2.03% 0.36%
1999 1.66% 0.07%
1998 1.59% -0.01%
1997 1.61% 0.08%
1996 1.53% 0.17%
1995 1.36% -0.01%
1994 1.36% -0.04%
1993 1.41% 0.16%
1992 1.25% -0.08%
1991 1.32% -0.08%