Iceland: Unemployment rate forecast

(measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund)
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Iceland: Unemployment rate forecast, 1980 - 2026:

For that indicator, we provide data for Iceland from 1980 to 2026. The average value for Iceland during that period was 3.53 percent with a minimum of 0.31 percent in 1980 and a maximum of 8.32 percent in 2010. The latest value from 2026 is 4 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2026 based on 100 countries is 6.63 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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.
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