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Barbados Forecast: Unemployment Rate

1981 - 2023 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

Barbados’s Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 9.66 % in Dec 2018 as reported by International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook. It records a decrease from the last reported number of 9.76 % in Dec 2017. Looking ahead, Barbados’s Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 9.52 % in Dec 2023. The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate.

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What is Barbados's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2023?

Last

9.52

2023
Previous

9.56

2022
Min

7.42

2007
Max

24.41

1993
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1981 - 2023

Updated on 17 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

9.52

2023

9.56

2022

7.42

2007

24.41

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 17 Apr 2018

View Barbados's Forecast: Unemployment Rate from 1981 to 2023 in the chart:

Barbados Forecast: Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

260695201

Name

Barbados Forecast: Unemployment Rate

Country

Barbados

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

International Monetary Fund - World Economic Outlook

First Date

1981

Last Date

2023

Last Updated

17 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

12.93

Variance

18.18

Standard deviation

4.26

Skewness

1.06

Kurtosis

0.28

Coefficient variation

0.33

Median

11.15

Max
1993

24.41

Min
2007

7.42

Previous observation
2022

9.56

Last observation
2023

9.52

Number of Observations

43

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.40

2023

12.65

2022

2.81

1982

26.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Algeria

17.65

2023

15.93

2022

9.83

2013

29.50

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Argentina

6.00

2023

6.08

2022

3.00

1980

22.45

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Armenia

18.15

2023

18.25

2022

16.20

2013

38.40

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Australia

4.98

2023

4.96

2022

4.25

2008

10.86

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Austria

5.10

2023

5.10

2022

1.60

1980

6.03

2016

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Azerbaijan

4.87

2023

4.89

2022

4.87

2023

11.78

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bahamas

7.76

2023

7.85

2022

6.90

2001

15.89

2011

%

yearly

1986 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bahrain

3.85

2023

3.85

2022

3.36

2015

5.60

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Barbados

9.52

2023

9.56

2022

7.42

2007

24.41

1993

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Belarus

1.02

2023

1.02

2022

0.10

1991

4.02

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Belgium

6.61

2023

6.65

2022

6.45

1991

11.50

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Belize

14.70

2023

13.95

2022

7.97

2016

15.00

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bhutan

3.20

2023

3.20

2022

2.30

2005

4.00

2009

%

yearly

2004 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bolivia

4.00

2023

4.00

2022

3.23

2012

8.71

2003

%

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

24.50

2023

23.50

2022

20.50

2017

70.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Brazil

9.50

2023

9.50

2022

6.79

2014

14.70

1999

%

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Brunei

6.90

2023

6.90

2022

6.90

2023

9.30

2011

%

yearly

2011 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Bulgaria

5.45

2023

5.45

2022

0.03

1989

18.13

2000

%

yearly

1989 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Canada

6.50

2023

6.39

2022

6.03

2007

12.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Cape Verde

8.50

2023

8.50

2022

8.50

2023

26.00

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Chile

6.00

2023

5.97

2022

5.80

2019

21.00

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
China

4.00

2023

4.00

2022

1.80

1985

4.90

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Colombia

9.00

2023

9.00

2022

4.91

1994

15.58

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Costa Rica

7.63

2023

7.63

2022

3.77

1989

9.74

2015

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Croatia

10.00

2023

10.50

2022

9.91

1997

21.78

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Cyprus

6.52

2023

6.99

2022

1.80

1990

16.07

2014

%

yearly

1982 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Czech Republic

3.50

2023

3.50

2022

2.89

2017

8.76

2000

%

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Denmark

5.80

2023

5.80

2022

3.46

2008

9.53

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Dominican Republic

5.10

2023

5.10

2022

4.64

2008

9.54

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Ecuador

4.52

2023

4.52

2022

3.80

2014

13.11

1999

%

yearly

1988 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Egypt

6.34

2023

6.97

2022

6.34

2023

13.37

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
El Salvador

7.05

2023

7.05

2022

5.88

2008

10.15

1988

%

yearly

1988 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Estonia

6.08

2023

6.25

2022

4.59

2007

16.71

2010

%

yearly

1993 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Fiji

4.50

2023

4.50

2022

3.74

1996

12.00

1988

%

yearly

1986 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Finland

6.97

2023

7.03

2022

3.11

1989

16.70

1994

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
France

7.29

2023

7.53

2022

6.35

1980

10.89

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

7.55

1997

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-10
Germany

3.38

2023

3.42

2022

3.36

1980

11.01

2005

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Greece

14.74

2023

15.00

2022

2.66

1980

27.48

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Honduras

6.01

2023

6.06

2022

2.90

2007

7.38

2015

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Hong Kong

3.09

2023

3.09

2022

1.08

1989

7.92

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Hungary

2.45

2023

2.72

2022

0.04

1985

11.29

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Iceland

4.00

2023

4.00

2022

0.31

1980

7.56

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Indonesia

5.00

2023

5.00

2022

1.52

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Iran

10.29

2023

11.20

2022

9.09

1996

16.63

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Ireland

4.97

2023

5.05

2022

4.20

2001

19.00

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Israel

4.24

2023

4.24

2022

4.24

2023

13.40

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Italy

9.65

2023

9.85

2022

6.13

2007

12.63

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Jamaica

9.01

2023

9.48

2022

9.01

2023

27.58

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Japan

2.87

2023

2.87

2022

2.02

1980

5.36

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Jordan

15.28

2016

13.07

2015

5.36

1984

19.60

1993

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-10
Kazakhstan

4.95

2023

4.95

2022

4.95

2023

13.46

1999

%

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
South Korea

3.10

2023

3.10

2022

2.06

1996

6.95

1998

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Kuwait

1.13

2023

1.13

2022

0.50

1992

7.18

1994

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Kyrgyzstan

7.03

2023

7.03

2022

4.11

1994

12.55

2002

%

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Latvia

7.85

2023

7.83

2022

3.18

1992

20.71

1996

%

yearly

1992 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Lithuania

6.45

2023

6.55

2022

4.25

2007

17.81

2010

%

yearly

1999 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Luxembourg

5.05

2023

5.04

2022

0.72

1980

7.08

2014

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Macau

1.85

2023

1.85

2022

1.70

2014

6.38

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Macedonia

21.53

2023

21.63

2022

21.53

2023

37.25

2005

%

yearly

1996 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Malaysia

2.75

2023

2.75

2022

2.44

1997

8.26

1986

%

yearly

1985 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Malta

4.74

2023

4.74

2022

3.97

2017

12.50

1984

%

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Mauritius

5.41

2023

5.41

2022

2.73

1991

20.56

1982

%

yearly

1982 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Mexico

3.43

2023

3.40

2022

0.90

1981

6.23

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Moldova

4.00

2023

4.00

2022

2.90

1993

15.00

1994

%

yearly

1993 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Mongolia

7.96

2023

7.96

2022

7.70

2011

11.60

2009

%

yearly

2007 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Morocco

8.26

2023

8.36

2022

8.26

2023

16.00

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Myanmar

4.00

2023

4.00

2022

4.00

2023

4.00

2023

%

yearly

1998 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Netherlands

4.40

2023

4.50

2022

3.06

2000

8.25

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
New Zealand

4.50

2023

4.44

2022

3.58

2007

10.68

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Nicaragua

5.93

2023

6.33

2022

5.00

2007

16.90

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Nigeria

16.48

2017

13.38

2016

5.09

2010

16.48

2017

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-17
Norway

3.70

2023

3.70

2022

1.65

1980

5.95

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Pakistan

6.39

2023

6.33

2022

3.07

1987

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Panama

5.82

2023

5.82

2022

4.05

2012

18.94

1989

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Paraguay

5.79

2023

5.80

2022

3.30

1995

10.80

2002

%

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Peru

6.71

2023

6.71

2022

4.16

1988

9.90

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Philippines

5.50

2023

5.50

2022

5.47

2016

11.82

2004

%

yearly

1985 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Poland

4.10

2023

3.99

2022

3.87

2020

19.93

2002

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Portugal

5.45

2023

5.55

2022

3.86

1992

16.18

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Romania

5.00

2023

5.00

2022

3.40

1990

10.99

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Russia

5.50

2023

5.50

2022

5.16

2014

13.30

1998

%

yearly

1992 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
San Marino

3.90

2023

4.67

2022

3.02

2007

9.18

2015

%

yearly

2001 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Sao Tome and Principe

9.72

2023

9.94

2022

9.72

2023

17.63

2002

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.59

2015

4.34

1999

6.25

2006

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-17
Serbia

12.86

2023

13.15

2022

12.10

2000

24.60

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Seychelles

3.00

2023

3.00

2022

1.72

2008

7.70

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Singapore

2.10

2023

2.10

2022

1.43

1997

6.28

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Slovakia

5.98

2023

6.12

2022

5.98

2023

19.46

2001

%

yearly

1993 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Slovenia

6.20

2023

5.87

2022

4.39

2008

10.14

2013

%

yearly

1992 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
South Africa

29.02

2023

28.89

2022

9.24

1980

29.02

2023

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Spain

13.61

2023

13.68

2022

8.23

2007

26.09

2013

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Sri Lanka

4.40

2023

4.40

2022

4.00

2012

15.90

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Sudan

15.62

2023

15.95

2022

12.03

2011

22.33

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Suriname

3.86

2023

4.61

2022

3.86

2023

13.77

2000

%

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Sweden

6.60

2023

6.50

2022

2.02

1989

11.15

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Switzerland

2.81

2023

2.85

2022

0.19

1981

5.20

1997

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Syria

8.61

2010

8.14

2009

8.09

2005

16.76

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2010

Updated on 2015-10-23
Taiwan

3.66

2023

3.66

2022

1.23

1980

5.85

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Tajikistan

2.49

2011

2.20

2010

2.10

2009

2.50

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2011

Updated on 2015-10-23
Thailand

0.70

2023

0.70

2022

0.66

2011

3.33

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Trinidad and Tobago

3.71

2023

3.79

2022

3.30

2014

22.24

1987

%

yearly

1981 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Tunisia

13.80

2023

14.00

2022

12.40

2007

18.89

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Turkey

10.55

2023

10.55

2022

6.00

2000

13.05

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Ukraine

7.97

2023

8.07

2022

6.35

2007

14.80

1995

%

yearly

1995 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
United Kingdom

4.50

2023

4.50

2022

4.40

2018

11.75

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
United States

3.86

2023

3.59

2022

3.42

2020

9.71

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Uruguay

7.18

2023

7.18

2022

6.32

2012

17.15

2003

%

yearly

1983 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Venezuela

44.31

2023

42.33

2022

6.70

2014

44.31

2023

%

yearly

1999 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Vietnam

2.20

2023

2.20

2022

2.10

2014

12.33

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17

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19.62

2016

28.45

2015

6.86

2005

968.96

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Container Port Throughput

105,321.00

2016

86,508.00

2015

72,163.00

2012

105,321.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Exports: ICT Goods

7,993.94

2016

7,540.02

2015

1,850.79

2002

23,872.91

2006

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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5,757.67

2016

2,091.83

2015

849.84

2003

12,586.87

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

145.83

2016

88.84

2015

1.94

1997

1,738.15

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.70

2023

2.72

2022

-1.27

1998

18.50

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.16

2023

-0.16

2022

-0.55

2011

0.14

1992

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.89

2023

1.47

2022

-48.34

1987

87.71

2011

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

21,795.42

2023

21,265.19

2022

5,798.21

1980

21,795.42

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

4.23

2023

4.11

2022

1.06

1994

4.23

2023

BBD bn

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

15.40

2023

14.98

2022

2.35

1994

15.40

2023

BBD bn

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

4.49

2023

4.34

2022

1.24

1994

4.49

2023

BBD bn

yearly

1994 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

22,409.72

2023

21,659.99

2022

4,071.93

1980

22,409.72

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

0.28

2023

0.28

2022

0.25

1993

0.28

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

0.96

2023

0.96

2022

-5.70

1992

5.67

2006

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Imports: ICT Goods

86,477.29

2016

88,177.73

2015

73,337.82

2010

131,174.07

2005

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

2,381.11

2016

2,073.79

2015

5.34

1995

4,126.98

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

628.32

2016

749.26

2015

68.67

1997

749.26

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

35,111.55

2016

37,499.13

2015

13,369.04

1995

73,567.42

2004

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

8,742.57

2016

8,067.57

2015

2,342.05

1996

8,982.21

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

5.71

2017

4.87

2016

4.20

2010

5.85

2011

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Minerals Production

50,000.00

2016

50,030.00

2015

48,760.00

2014

55,670.00

2009

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Motor Vehicle Registered

110.00

2015

108.00

2014

88.00

2005

110.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Number of Subscriber Mobile

332,208.00

2016

334,792.00

2015

0.00

1990

350,061.00

2010

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

116.57

2016

117.79

2015

0.00

1990

125.21

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
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