Unemployment Rate of Morocco
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to recent data from the World Bank, the total unemployment rate of Morocco was 10.15% in 2020, a difference of +1.14 points from 2019; and the total labor force of Morocco in 2020 was 11,523,035. The most recent figures on male and female unemployment rates were 8.54% and 10.47% respectively in 2019.

The World Bank defines unemployment rate as "the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment".

The chart and table below shows the total, male, and female unemployment rates of Morocco for 1991-2020.

See also: Youth Unemployment Rate of Morocco.

Data Source: World Bank.
Unemployment Rate of Morocco (%)
Total
Male
Female
Unemployment Rate of Morocco
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Year Total Unempl.(%) Male Unempl.(%) Female Unempl.(%)
1991 13.57 13.71 13.11
1992 13.67 13.93 12.83
1993 13.84 14.08 13.05
1994 13.9 13.98 13.61
1995 13.89 14.19 12.92
1996 13.89 13.96 13.68
1997 13.88 14.13 13.1
1998 13.88 14 13.5
1999 13.94 14.16 13.3
2000 13.58 13.77 13.02
2001 12.46 12.45 12.51
2002 11.59 11.27 12.54
2003 11.92 11.54 12.98
2004 10.83 10.64 11.36
2005 11.01 10.81 11.55
2006 9.67 9.67 9.67
2007 9.56 9.61 9.43
2008 9.57 9.49 9.78
2009 8.96 8.84 9.28
2010 9.09 8.95 9.49
2011 8.91 8.44 10.23
2012 8.99 8.66 9.95
2013 9.23 9.11 9.57
2014 9.7 9.5 10.29
2015 9.46 9.14 10.42
2016 9.3 8.84 10.7
2017 9.19 8.7 10.71
2018 9.08 8.61 10.56
2019 9.01 8.54 10.47
2020 10.15