New Caledonia: Youth unemployment

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 New Caledonia

Youth unemployment, ages 15-24

 Latest value 40.97
 Reference 2021
 Measure percent
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for New Caledonia from 1991 to 2021. The average value for New Caledonia during that period was 38.26 percent with a minimum of 34.72 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 41.02 percent in 1998. The latest value from 2021 is 40.97 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 181 countries is 19.14 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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We present the rate of youth unemployment for New Caledonia 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.
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