Palestinian Territory Unemployment Rate

2000 - 2022 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Unemployment Rate

  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Unemployment Rate increased to 25.40% in Mar 2022, from the previously reported figure of 24.20% in Dec 2021.
  • State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Unemployment Rate is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2000 to Mar 2022, with an average rate of 25.40%.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 35.60% in Sep 2002 and a record low of 7.07% in Jun 2000.
  • The data is reported by reported by CEIC Data.
  • In the latest reports, State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Population reached 5.88 million people in Jun 2026.


View Palestinian Territory's Unemployment Rate from Mar 2000 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Palestinian Territory Unemployment Rate

What was Palestinian Territory's Unemployment Rate in Mar 2022?

State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza) Unemployment Rate increased to 25.40% in Mar 2022, from the previously reported figure of 24.20% in Dec 2021. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
25.40 Mar 2022 24.20 Dec 2021 7.07 Jun 2000 35.60 Sep 2002 % quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Algeria (%) 11.71 Sep 2017 quarterly Mar 2014 - Sep 2017
Argentina (%) 7.00 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) 14.50 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Australia (%) 3.90 May 2022 monthly Feb 1978 - May 2022
Austria (%) 4.76 May 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 5.94 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (%) 4.30 2016 yearly 1991 - 2016
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.20 Feb 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Feb 2022
Belgium (%) 5.70 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Apr 2022
Bolivia (%) 3.40 2017 yearly 1999 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 17.41 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Botswana (%) 24.72 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Brazil (%) 9.80 May 2022 monthly Mar 2012 - May 2022
Brunei (%) 7.65 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 4.90 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (%) 2.40 2020 yearly 2020 - 2020
Canada (%) 5.10 May 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - May 2022
Chile (%) 7.80 May 2022 monthly Mar 2009 - May 2022
China (%) 5.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2022
Colombia (%) 12.12 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2021 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 7.10 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 4.80 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Czech Republic (%) 2.50 May 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - May 2022
Denmark (%) 5.10 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (%) 4.78 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
Egypt (%) 7.20 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Estonia (%) 5.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 6.10 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Finland (%) 6.20 May 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - May 2022
France (%) 7.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Georgia (%) 20.62 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Germany (%) 2.80 May 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - May 2022
Ghana (%) 4.70 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Greece (%) 12.50 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 1998 - Apr 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 5.10 May 2022 monthly Oct 1981 - May 2022
Hungary (%) 3.50 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Iceland (%) 3.50 May 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2022
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 6.49 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Iran (%) 8.90 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2021
Ireland (%) 4.70 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
Israel (%) 3.74 May 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - May 2022
Italy (%) 8.14 May 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - May 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 2.60 May 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - May 2022
Jordan (%) 22.80 Feb 2022 quarterly Feb 2000 - Feb 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 4.90 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 2.80 May 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - May 2022
Kosovo (%) 25.80 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) 2.09 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.80 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 6.50 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
Lebanon (%) 29.56 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 6.20 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Apr 2022
Luxembourg (%) 4.64 May 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - May 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) 3.40 May 2022 monthly Sep 1996 - May 2022
North Macedonia (%) 14.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 3.90 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - Apr 2022
Malta (%) 3.22 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 3.09 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2022
Moldova (%) 3.01 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (%) 8.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2006 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 16.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) 12.10 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Mozambique (%) 3.98 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.10 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
New Zealand (%) 3.20 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (%) 33.28 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 2.90 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) 2.10 May 2022 monthly Mar 2018 - May 2022
Pakistan (%) 6.30 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 25.40 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Panama (%) 11.30 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 8.47 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) 7.21 May 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - May 2022
Philippines (%) 5.70 Apr 2022 quarterly Jul 1982 - Apr 2022
Poland (%) 5.10 May 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - May 2022
Portugal (%) 7.20 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1998 - Jan 2021
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 5.40 May 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - May 2022
Russia (%) 4.25 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 6.01 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Serbia (%) 10.60 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Singapore (%) 2.20 Apr 2022 monthly Mar 2020 - Apr 2022
Slovakia (%) 6.35 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Slovenia (%) 4.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
South Africa (%) 34.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) 13.65 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1976 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 4.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2012 - Mar 2022
Sudan (%) 20.30 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (%) 7.66 May 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - May 2022
Switzerland (%) 4.56 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022

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Includes 109 key indicators for Palestinian Territory, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.0 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -619.600 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 3,316.200 2020 yearly 2010 - 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.4 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 74.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2010 - Mar 2022
Forecast: Government Expenditure (%) 30.400 2027 yearly 2009 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (ILS bn) 19.167 2027 yearly 2009 - 2027
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.493 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -553.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Apr 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 116.6 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) -3.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 16,950.145 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 15,910.127 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 5,642.633 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 664.4 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Apr 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 36.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Apr 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 140,775.789 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 60,351.290 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1.296 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 11.643 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 0.009 May 2020 monthly Mar 2007 - May 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 46.131 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 5.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -623.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -12.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 101.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 18.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 85.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 2,147.0 Mar 2022 monthly Dec 2012 - Mar 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 12.0 2021 yearly 2012 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 388.5 Dec 2018 monthly Dec 2013 - Dec 2018
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 2.4 2018 yearly 2013 - 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.360 2027 yearly 1994 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 3,750.000 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 438.747 Jun 2021 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 12,149.200 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 11,422.137 Jan 2019 monthly Jul 2002 - Jan 2019
M2 Growth (%) 3.2 Jan 2019 monthly Jul 2003 - Jan 2019
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 586.1 May 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 14.621 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.0 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2011 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 16,345.395 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.3 May 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 10,812.4 May 2022 monthly Dec 1998 - May 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 4.0 May 2022 monthly Dec 1999 - May 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 9,143.853 May 2022 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.00 May 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 45.06 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 10.2 Jun 2022 monthly Apr 2014 - Jun 2022

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