* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
India: Unemployment rate for males: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for India from 1991 to 2017. The average value for India during that period was 3.74 percent with a minumum of 3.19 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 4.4 percent in 2002. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.