* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Unemployment rate forecast, 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 7 countries was 3.37 percent. The highest value was in Indonesia: 5.3 percent and the lowest value was in Thailand: 1.2 percent. The indicator is available from 1980 to 2028. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Countries Unemployment rate forecast, 2023 Global rank Available data
Indonesia 5.3 1 1984 - 2028
Brunei 4.9 2 2011 - 2028
Philippines 4.67 3 1985 - 2028
Malaysia 3.63 4 1985 - 2028
Vietnam 2.09 5 1990 - 2028
Singapore 1.8 6 1980 - 2028
Thailand 1.2 7 2001 - 2028



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.
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK