For that indicator, we provide data for Dominican Republic from 1991 to 2026. The average value for Dominican Republic during that period was 7.33 percent with a minimum of 5.51 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 9.54 percent in 1992.
The latest value from 2026 is 6 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2026 based on 100
countries is 6.63 percent.
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Definition: The unemployment rate is the number of unemployed persons as a percentage of the labor force (the total number of people employed plus unemployed). The series includes actual historical values for past years and forecast values for the current and the next few years.