South Korea: Youth unemployment

(measure: percent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

South Korea: Youth unemployment, ages 15-24

: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for South Korea from 1991 to 2018. The average value for South Korea during that period was 9.38 percent with a minumum of 5.85 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 15.46 percent in 1998. 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 South Korea 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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