Youth Unemployment Rate by Country

Country Name 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
South Africa 53.77% 53.53% 53.63% 50.31% 51.34%
Libya 49.92% 49.94% 49.89% 49.84% 49.76%
Eswatini 46.12% 46.05% 46.02% 47.18% 48.64%
North Macedonia 45.40% 46.69% 48.20% 47.31% 53.09%
West Bank And Gaza 42.07% 41.66% 38.29% 37.01% 36.13%
St. Lucia 42.07% 45.66% 46.42% 47.14% 47.92%
St. Vincent And The Grenadines 39.99% 40.32% 40.72% 40.95% 40.88%
Greece 39.74% 43.47% 47.22% 49.72% 52.32%
Bosnia 39.32% 46.49% 54.98% 63.21% 63.27%
New Caledonia 39.26% 39.18% 38.98% 38.70% 38.55%
Namibia 37.89% 41.02% 44.37% 41.70% 38.86%
French Polynesia 37.70% 37.63% 37.48% 37.05% 36.28%
Jordan 36.71% 36.17% 35.63% 30.90% 28.47%
Tunisia 36.29% 35.92% 36.01% 35.20% 34.22%
Gabon 35.62% 35.82% 36.08% 36.17% 36.18%
Botswana 35.55% 35.61% 35.64% 35.64% 35.78%
Lesotho 34.46% 34.63% 34.83% 34.88% 34.88%
Spain 34.37% 38.57% 44.42% 48.32% 53.20%
Armenia 33.57% 37.79% 35.97% 31.80% 36.76%
Sudan 32.22% 32.40% 32.59% 32.68% 32.73%
Italy 32.22% 34.77% 37.81% 40.41% 42.79%
Brunei 31.51% 29.95% 28.55% 26.54% 24.76%
Haiti 29.89% 30.15% 30.42% 30.57% 30.72%
Barbados 29.87% 29.42% 28.88% 32.06% 33.31%
Georgia 29.62% 29.00% 35.67% 36.50% 38.10%
Algeria 29.58% 29.56% 25.54% 29.69% 25.34%
Montenegro 29.49% 31.72% 35.92% 37.56% 35.80%
Serbia 29.37% 31.52% 34.52% 42.57% 46.82%
Saudi Arabia 28.84% 26.83% 24.62% 29.15% 30.30%
Brazil 28.27% 28.97% 26.92% 19.61% 15.56%
Albania 28.21% 30.91% 35.63% 39.60% 39.53%
Cabo Verde 27.62% 32.07% 31.07% 29.97% 28.83%
Iran 27.26% 27.99% 28.84% 25.91% 24.96%
Egypt 26.55% 32.95% 33.77% 34.29% 32.39%
Uruguay 26.32% 25.00% 23.88% 22.61% 19.29%
Guyana 26.10% 25.78% 25.55% 25.29% 25.09%
Costa Rica 25.88% 21.00% 22.12% 22.68% 24.79%
Jamaica 25.65% 29.50% 33.43% 34.04% 35.42%
Iraq 25.24% 25.50% 22.70% 21.38% 20.13%
Yemen 24.23% 24.25% 24.26% 24.31% 24.47%
Bahamas 24.10% 22.51% 25.72% 25.17% 29.09%
Argentina 24.01% 23.03% 21.73% 20.23% 19.09%
Croatia 23.70% 27.36% 31.29% 42.34% 45.53%
Mauritius 23.64% 23.65% 22.44% 25.02% 24.30%
India 22.85% 22.72% 22.60% 22.33% 21.99%
Zambia 22.70% 21.62% 20.71% 19.69% 18.64%
Morocco 22.35% 22.42% 22.36% 20.92% 20.13%
Puerto Rico 21.99% 24.16% 25.50% 25.65% 28.73%
Congo, Rep. 21.64% 21.77% 21.99% 22.19% 22.29%
Djibouti 21.62% 21.74% 21.88% 21.90% 21.83%
Mauritania 21.07% 21.23% 19.97% 18.70% 17.48%
Syrian Arab Republic 20.86% 20.95% 21.02% 20.95% 20.83%
France 20.68% 22.04% 24.35% 24.59% 24.12%
Sri Lanka 20.47% 17.36% 20.05% 19.26% 18.81%
Portugal 20.31% 23.89% 27.99% 32.02% 34.83%
Sao Tome And Principe 20.22% 20.43% 20.62% 20.76% 20.84%
Somalia 19.98% 20.22% 20.49% 20.66% 20.82%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 19.75% 19.54% 19.14% 18.97% 18.89%
Turkey 19.73% 20.08% 19.13% 18.13% 17.48%
Cyprus 19.50% 23.95% 27.93% 31.31% 34.38%
South Sudan 18.63% 18.74% 18.93% 19.07% 19.22%
Colombia 18.58% 17.84% 17.52% 16.64% 17.60%
Comoros 18.42% 18.58% 18.75% 18.82% 18.90%
Chile 18.22% 17.16% 16.02% 16.15% 17.07%
Ukraine 18.00% 19.00% 23.12% 22.50% 23.24%
Samoa 17.66% 17.98% 18.25% 18.35% 18.34%
Sweden 17.42% 17.82% 18.77% 20.21% 22.64%
Afghanistan 17.33% 17.50% 17.68% 17.78% 17.89%
Lebanon 17.14% 17.22% 17.31% 17.36% 17.45%
Russia 17.10% 16.48% 16.72% 16.37% 14.04%
Finland 16.92% 19.99% 20.01% 22.27% 20.40%
Mali 16.83% 17.06% 17.62% 18.09% 8.02%
Angola 16.36% 16.51% 16.69% 16.81% 16.88%
Romania 16.28% 18.35% 20.60% 21.55% 23.90%
Mongolia 16.26% 17.32% 19.90% 12.61% 11.86%
Maldives 16.18% 15.99% 16.09% 14.65% 12.74%
Indonesia 16.12% 14.52% 15.82% 17.10% 15.72%
Venezuela 15.95% 15.99% 16.06% 16.08% 16.11%
Nigeria 15.80% 13.91% 12.48% 7.81% 8.41%
Belgium 15.75% 19.23% 20.10% 22.13% 23.24%
Equatorial Guinea 15.59% 15.78% 16.00% 16.16% 16.19%
Guam 15.36% 15.23% 15.01% 17.82% 18.98%
Belize 15.35% 15.38% 16.30% 16.42% 18.17%
Kuwait 15.34% 15.51% 15.06% 15.30% 13.90%
Channel Islands 15.12% 14.84% 14.59% 14.31% 14.06%
Fiji 15.09% 15.14% 15.15% 15.06% 14.93%
Slovak Republic 14.95% 18.93% 22.22% 26.49% 29.72%
Dominican Republic 14.90% 13.48% 16.84% 16.50% 13.39%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.82% 14.83% 15.55% 15.02% 13.96%
Luxembourg 14.08% 15.26% 18.68% 17.24% 22.02%
Ireland 13.85% 14.48% 16.89% 20.39% 23.57%
Suriname 13.27% 13.31% 13.38% 13.50% 16.45%
Azerbaijan 13.15% 13.33% 13.34% 13.31% 13.42%
Tajikistan 12.94% 13.03% 13.12% 14.18% 15.26%
Paraguay 12.81% 10.80% 11.44% 10.89% 11.08%
Bulgaria 12.66% 12.91% 17.20% 21.64% 23.79%
Gambia 12.52% 12.63% 12.77% 12.83% 12.89%
Timor-Leste 12.33% 12.50% 12.75% 12.11% 11.48%
Bangladesh 12.19% 12.30% 11.12% 10.79% 10.44%
Latvia 12.19% 16.93% 17.22% 16.28% 19.57%
Australia 11.87% 12.66% 12.67% 13.11% 13.28%
Estonia 11.84% 12.09% 13.40% 13.10% 14.99%
Poland 11.70% 14.76% 17.59% 20.68% 23.74%
New Zealand 11.70% 12.88% 13.35% 13.73% 13.88%
Malaysia 11.60% 11.44% 11.00% 11.15% 9.88%
Uzbekistan 11.33% 11.39% 10.22% 10.14% 9.88%
Singapore 11.26% 10.87% 9.12% 9.33% 8.72%
United Kingdom 11.22% 12.03% 12.93% 14.56% 16.87%
Lithuania 11.11% 13.24% 14.43% 16.28% 19.26%
Canada 11.10% 11.60% 13.06% 13.16% 13.45%
Eritrea 10.99% 11.10% 11.21% 11.28% 11.32%
Oman 10.68% 12.26% 13.90% 14.28% 13.48%
Belarus 10.65% 9.37% 10.73% 10.83% 10.89%
Honduras 10.64% 10.86% 12.75% 11.19% 11.97%
Denmark 10.52% 12.36% 12.11% 12.11% 14.15%
Panama 10.39% 10.82% 8.29% 8.06% 6.95%
China 10.26% 10.45% 10.61% 10.74% 10.61%
Hungary 10.15% 10.66% 12.87% 17.21% 20.31%
South Korea 10.10% 9.75% 10.11% 9.86% 9.87%
Nicaragua 10.08% 6.51% 7.58% 8.99% 8.59%
Bhutan 9.90% 9.85% 9.81% 9.67% 8.76%
Moldova 9.64% 11.88% 11.28% 10.76% 9.85%
Norway 9.63% 10.30% 11.09% 9.87% 7.83%
El Salvador 9.45% 9.93% 9.66% 8.80% 9.76%
Austria 9.37% 9.78% 11.24% 10.56% 10.25%
Malta 9.03% 10.54% 10.68% 11.62% 11.68%
Togo 9.00% 9.17% 6.44% 4.24% 3.96%
Sierra Leone 8.96% 9.10% 9.20% 9.28% 9.37%
Trinidad And Tobago 8.90% 8.83% 8.68% 5.85% 5.88%
Slovenia 8.83% 11.25% 15.25% 16.30% 20.23%
Ghana 8.78% 8.84% 11.33% 14.17% 13.63%
Tonga 8.77% 8.53% 8.28% 7.91% 7.44%
Hong Kong 8.57% 8.66% 9.75% 10.48% 9.23%
United States 8.52% 9.14% 10.32% 11.51% 13.28%
Zimbabwe 8.23% 8.31% 8.40% 8.44% 8.47%
Turkmenistan 8.06% 8.09% 8.13% 8.13% 8.12%
Pakistan 7.98% 7.60% 7.21% 6.73% 4.10%
Switzerland 7.93% 8.05% 8.57% 8.81% 8.58%
Ecuador 7.93% 8.43% 10.34% 8.81% 9.05%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.85% 7.97% 8.14% 8.25% 8.33%
Burkina Faso 7.75% 8.07% 8.34% 8.50% 8.60%
Senegal 7.74% 7.84% 7.95% 8.02% 9.11%
Peru 7.64% 7.95% 7.83% 6.28% 7.02%
Malawi 7.47% 7.56% 7.67% 7.74% 7.79%
Kenya 7.19% 7.25% 7.33% 7.40% 7.45%
Netherlands 7.19% 8.88% 10.83% 11.25% 12.72%
Israel 7.15% 7.27% 8.64% 9.33% 10.62%
UAE 7.05% 7.85% 5.80% 5.99% 6.01%
Bahrain 6.92% 6.35% 6.08% 5.84% 5.35%
Mexico 6.82% 6.83% 7.61% 8.51% 9.40%
Mozambique 6.80% 6.92% 7.06% 7.15% 7.16%
Bolivia 6.79% 6.67% 6.79% 6.81% 4.63%
Czech Republic 6.73% 7.94% 10.49% 12.60% 15.86%
Central African Republic 6.64% 6.77% 6.91% 6.99% 7.02%
Philippines 6.60% 7.41% 7.59% 8.56% 9.56%
Germany 6.18% 6.75% 7.04% 7.23% 7.75%
North Korea 5.93% 6.07% 6.20% 6.24% 6.30%
Iceland 5.91% 7.56% 6.33% 8.60% 9.61%
Cameroon 5.79% 5.87% 5.96% 6.01% 6.04%
Macao 5.27% 5.20% 4.66% 4.36% 3.94%
Guinea 5.13% 5.24% 5.30% 5.33% 5.38%
Benin 4.96% 5.07% 5.19% 5.30% 5.41%
Guatemala 4.91% 4.97% 5.62% 5.67% 5.74%
Guinea-Bissau 4.66% 4.75% 4.85% 4.89% 4.92%
Nepal 4.64% 4.69% 4.79% 4.91% 4.56%
Cuba 4.54% 4.52% 5.20% 6.07% 6.67%
Vietnam 4.54% 6.98% 6.69% 6.25% 4.61%
Papua New Guinea 4.30% 4.41% 4.52% 4.60% 4.61%
Vanuatu 4.20% 4.26% 4.29% 4.30% 4.34%
Thailand 4.05% 4.41% 3.76% 3.15% 3.19%
Kazakhstan 3.73% 3.78% 3.80% 3.75% 3.83%
Japan 3.58% 4.59% 5.09% 5.54% 6.33%
Tanzania 3.53% 3.59% 3.65% 3.68% 3.71%
Chad 3.22% 3.20% 3.21% 3.17% 3.11%
Ethiopia 3.21% 3.26% 3.33% 3.36% 3.39%
Madagascar 3.16% 3.21% 3.27% 3.31% 2.39%
Burundi 2.65% 2.70% 2.74% 2.78% 2.82%
Uganda 2.51% 2.54% 2.60% 2.64% 2.67%
Liberia 2.17% 2.24% 2.31% 1.55% 1.86%
Myanmar 1.95% 3.93% 2.58% 1.57% 1.59%
Rwanda 1.70% 1.77% 1.86% 1.90% 1.93%
Lao PDR 1.68% 1.69% 1.72% 1.72% 1.71%
Solomon Islands 1.13% 1.16% 1.20% 1.22% 1.23%
Niger 0.62% 0.63% 0.65% 0.66% 0.67%
Qatar 0.45% 0.52% 0.49% 0.60% 0.76%
Cambodia 0.37% 0.38% 1.12% 0.74% 1.05%