Perceived and actual number of unemployed people by country 2018

This statistic shows the perceived and actual number of unemployed people in 2018, by country. During the survey, respondents were asked to estimate how many working age people out of 100 were unemployed and looking for work in their country. According to data from IPSOS, respondents from Thailand reported believing 44 out of 100 people to be unemployed in their country. One person out of 100 is unemployed and looking for work in Thailand.

Perceived and actual number of unemployed people in 2018, by country

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% Discount until June 30th
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

December 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

September 28 to October 16, 2018

Number of respondents

28,115 respondents

Age group

16 years and older

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

Original question: Out of every 100 people of working age in [COUNTRY], about how many do you think are unemployed and looking for work?

Data has been weighted to reflect the profile of the population.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Unemployment in the United Kingdom (UK)"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.