Date Value Value
Dec 31, 2016 5.73%
Dec 31, 2015 5.71%
Dec 31, 2014 5.76%
Dec 31, 2013 5.93%
Dec 31, 2012 5.95%
Dec 31, 2011 6.02%
Dec 31, 2010 6.08%
Dec 31, 2009 6.22%
Dec 31, 2008 5.68%
Dec 31, 2007 5.53%
Dec 31, 2006 5.94%
Dec 31, 2005 6.22%
Dec 31, 2004 6.37%
Dec 31, 2003 6.52%
Dec 31, 2002 6.54%
Dec 31, 2001 6.35%
Dec 31, 2000 6.39%
Dec 31, 1999 6.58%
Dec 31, 1998 6.51%
Dec 31, 1997 6.33%
Dec 31, 1996 6.23%
Dec 31, 1995 6.14%
Dec 31, 1994 6.17%
Dec 31, 1993 6.05%
Dec 31, 1992 5.92%
Dec 31, 1991 6.06%

World unemployment rate, percentage of total World labor force.

Source: World Bank > World > World Unemployment