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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 4.8 % 2019
Employed Persons 4938 Thousand Person | 4.938 Million Person 2019
Unemployed Persons 252 Thousand Persons | 0.252 Million Persons 2019


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Azerbaijan - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Azerbaijan?

  • Unemployment Rate in Azerbaijan decreased to 4.8 % in 2019. The maximum rate was 11.8 % and minimum was 4.5 %.
  • Data published Yearly by State Statistical Committee.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
4.8 2019 25.05.2020
5.2 2018 29.05.2019
5 2017 05.07.2018
5.1 2016 11.08.2017
5 2015 31.12.2015
4.9 2014 31.12.2014
5 2013 31.12.2013
5.2 2012 31.12.2012


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Azerbaijan by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Ilham Aliyev 31.10.2003 - 5.1000 5.1000 5.1000 5.1000 0.00%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons
                     Azerbaijan - Historical Data (Thousand Person)

How many employed persons are in Azerbaijan?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Azerbaijan increased to 4938 Thousand Person (4.938 Million Person) in 2019. The maximum rate was 4938 Thousand Person and minimum was 3613 Thousand Person.
  • Data published Yearly by State Statistical Committee.

Historical Data (Thousand Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
1684 2020 27.02.2021
4938 2019 25.05.2020
4879 2018 29.10.2019
4822 2017 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Person)

Employed Persons in Azerbaijan by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Azerbaijan - Historical Data (Thousand Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Azerbaijan?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Azerbaijan decreased to 252 Thousand Persons (0.252 Million Persons) in 2019. The maximum rate was 515 Thousand Persons and minimum was 237 Thousand Persons.
  • Data published Yearly by State Statistical Committee.

Historical Data (Thousand Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
252 2019 25.05.2020
254 2018 29.10.2019
252 2017 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Thousand Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Azerbaijan by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Azerbaijan

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2020 65 65
Wages Jan/21 406.471 USD/Month 415.882
Living Wage Individual 2018 508.824 USD/Month 485.294

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 5.3 % 4.2
Jordan 4Q/20 24.7 % 23.9
Kyrgyzstan Dec/20 3 % 3
Mongolia 4Q/20 7.6 % 7.3
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 4Q/20 23.4 % 28.5
Tajikistan Nov/19 2.1 % 2.1
Cambodia 2019 2.4 % 0.1
China 1Q/21 5.3 % 5.5
Georgia 2020 18.5 % 17.6
India 2021 6.5 % 6.9
Israel Feb/21 5.1 % 4.6
Pakistan 2020 4.4 % 4.1
South Korea Mar/21 3.9 % 4
Taiwan Feb/21 3.73 % 3.75
Vietnam 4Q/20 2.37 % 2.5
Maldives 2020 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 4Q/20 16 % 18.1
Hong Kong Feb/21 7.2 % 7
Indonesia 3Q/20 7.07 % 4.99
Japan Feb/21 2.9 % 2.9
Kazakhstan Dec/20 4.9 % 5
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau Feb/21 2.9 % 2.7
Malaysia Feb/21 4.8 % 4.9
Philippines 1Q/21 8.7 % 8.7
Qatar 2Q/20 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 4Q/20 3.3 % 3.6
Sri Lanka 3Q/20 5.8 % 5.4
Thailand Dec/20 1.5 % 2
Oman 2020 5 % 1.8
Iran 3Q/20 9.5 % 9.8
Laos 2020 1 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2019 4.8 % 5.2
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 4Q/20 7.4 % 8.5
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2019 3.3 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2019 2.64 % 2.57
Yemen 2020 13.42 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2019 3.9 % 3.8
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2020 13.74 % 12.76
Syria 2019 8.4 % 8.3
Afghanistan 2020 11.2 % 11.1
Bhutan 2019 2.7 % 3.4
Brunei 2019 9.1 % 8.9
Mauritius 4Q/20 10.4 % 10.6