Unemployed persons in selected world regions 2020

The statistic reflects the number of unemployed persons in selected world regions in 2018, 2019 and 2020. In the Middle East and Pacific, there will probably be about 10.7 million unemployed persons in 2020.

Number of unemployed persons in selected world regions in 2018 and 2019, up to 2020

2018*2019**2020**
East Asia39.339.238.7
Developed Economies and the EU33.132.332.2
South Asia22.322.622.9
Sub-Saharan Africa24.22525.9
Latin America and Caribbean25.325.525.3
North South and West Europe16.816.115.7
Middle East and Pacific10.210.410.7
North Africa8.899.1
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Source

Release date

February 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

November 2018

Supplementary notes

The acronym CIS stands for Commonwealth of Independent States.
* Preliminary estimates.
** Projections.

Values have been rounded.

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