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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Jordan

Jordan Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 25 % 1Q/21
Employed Persons 7988 Hundred Person | 0.799 Million Person 1Q/21
Employment Rate  25.9 % 1Q/21
Unemployed Persons 2710 Hundred Persons | 0.271 Million Persons 1Q/21


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Jordan - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Jordan?

  • Unemployment Rate in Jordan increased to 891 % in the second quarter of 2021. The maximum rate was 891 % and minimum was 145 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
891 Jun/21 03.07.2021
881 May/21 05.06.2021
875 Apr/21 04.05.2021
867 Mar/21 10.04.2021
862 Feb/21 06.03.2021
856 Jan/21 06.02.2021
851 Dec/20 09.01.2021
844 Nov/20 05.12.2020


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Unemployment Rate in Jordan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bakhytzhan Sagintayev 08.09.2016 - 21.02.2019 692.1000 729.3000 729.3000 692.1000 5.37%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Hundred Person)

Employed Persons
                     Jordan - Historical Data (Hundred Person)

How many employed persons are in Jordan?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Jordan increased to 111 Hundred Person (111 Million Person) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 111 Hundred Person and minimum was 62 Hundred Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (Hundred Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
111 2020 02.02.2021
106 2019 23.01.2020
93 2018 29.01.2019
107 2017 22.03.2018
90 2016 11.08.2017
66 2015 31.12.2015
64 2014 31.12.2014
67 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Hundred Person)

Employed Persons in Jordan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Gjorge Ivanov 12.05.2009 - 71.0000 107.0000 107.0000 62.0000 50.70%
Branko Crvenkovski 12.05.2004 - 12.05.2009 97.0000 72.0000 105.0000 72.0000 -25.77%
Boris Trajkovski 15.12.1999 - 26.12.2004 63.0000 106.0000 106.0000 63.0000 68.25%


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Jordan - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Jordan?

  • Employment Rate in Jordan increased to 25.9 % in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum rate was 35.8 % and minimum was 25.1 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Hashemite Kingdom of Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
25.9 1Q/21 26.06.2021
25.1 4Q/20 11.03.2021
26.2 3Q/20 05.12.2020
26.3 2Q/20 12.09.2020
27.6 4Q/19 14.03.2020
27.2 3Q/19 14.12.2019
28 2Q/19 29.10.2019
28.4 1Q/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by QoQ prime ministers (%)

Employment Rate  in Jordan by prime ministers

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Hundred Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Jordan - Historical Data (Hundred Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Jordan?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Jordan increased to 2710 Hundred Persons (0.271 Million Persons) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum rate was 2710 Hundred Persons and minimum was 965 Hundred Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (Hundred Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
2710 1Q/21 26.06.2021
2420 4Q/20 11.03.2021
2535 3Q/20 05.12.2020
2420 2Q/20 10.09.2020
965 1Q/20 01.08.2020
1989 4Q/19 14.03.2020
1927 3Q/19 14.12.2019
2033 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (Hundred Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Jordan by prime ministers

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

Other labor indicators in Jordan

Index Updated Actual Previous
Unemployment Rate 1Q/21 25 % 24.7

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 5.3 % 4.2
Jordan 1Q/21 25 % 24.7
Kyrgyzstan Apr/21 3.1 % 3.1
Mongolia 4Q/20 7.6 % 7.3
Nepal 2020 4.44 % 2.85
Palestine 1Q/21 27.8 % 23.4
Tajikistan Dec/20 7.5 % 2.1
Cambodia 2020 0.31 % 2.4
China 2Q/21 5 % 5
Georgia 2020 18.5 % 17.6
India 2021 11.9 % 8
Israel May/21 5.5 % 5.4
Pakistan 2020 4.4 % 4.1
South Korea Jun/21 3.7 % 3.8
Taiwan May/21 4.15 % 3.71
Vietnam 4Q/20 2.37 % 2.5
Maldives 2020 6.4 % 6.1
Armenia 1Q/21 17 % 16
Hong Kong May/21 6 % 6.4
Indonesia 1Q/21 6.26 % 7.07
Japan May/21 3 % 2.8
Kazakhstan Mar/21 4.9 % 4.9
Lebanon 2020 6.6 % 6
Macau May/21 3 % 3
Malaysia May/21 4.5 % 4.6
Philippines 2Q/21 8.7 % 8.7
Qatar 2Q/20 0.1 % 0.1
Singapore 1Q/21 2.9 % 3.3
Sri Lanka 4Q/20 5.2 % 5.8
Thailand Mar/21 1.96 % 1.86
Oman 2020 5 % 1.8
Iran 3Q/20 9.5 % 9.8
Laos 2020 1 % 0.6
Azerbaijan 2020 6.27 % 4.8
Kuwait 2020 2.3 % 2.41
Saudi Arabia 1Q/21 6.5 % 7.4
Bahrain 2020 4.9 % 4
North Korea 2020 4.7 % 3.3
United Arab Emirates 2020 5 % 2.64
Yemen 2020 13.42 % 12.9
Turkmenistan 2020 4.38 % 3.9
Uzbekistan 2018 6.9 % 7.2
Iraq 2020 13.74 % 12.76
Syria 2020 9 % 8.2
Afghanistan 2020 11.2 % 11.1
Bhutan 2020 5 % 2.7
Brunei 2020 8.4 % 6.8
Mauritius 1Q/21 9.8 % 10.4