Libya: Youth unemployment, ages 15-24: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Libya from 1991 to 2017. The average value for Libya during that period was 39.47 percent with a minumum of 34.4 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 44.6 percent in 2012. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
We present the rate of youth unemployment for Libya and other countries. Youth unemployment is the percent of 15-24 year olds who are part of the labor force but are unemployed. Recall that the labor force includes the employed and the unemployed people.
Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.