Unemployment in Sri Lanka
The unemployment rate averaged 4.6% in the decade to 2022 in Sri Lanka. The unemployment rate in 2022 was 4.7%. For more unemployment information, visit our dedicated page.
Sri Lanka Unemployment Chart
Sri Lanka Unemployment Data
|Unemployment (% of active population, aop)||4.5||4.8||5.5||5.2||4.7|
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