Tunisia: Youth unemployment

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 Tunisia

Youth unemployment, ages 15-24

 Latest value 37.13
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2022
 Average 32.56
 Min - Max 27.73 - 42.25
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Tunisia from 1991 to 2022. The average value for Tunisia during that period was 32.56 percent with a minimum of 27.73 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 42.25 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2022 is 37.13 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 176 countries is 16.72 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Tunisia - Youth unemployment - recent values

Historical chart
Tunisia - Youth unemployment - historical chart - 1991-2022




We present the rate of youth unemployment for Tunisia 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 4.25 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 16.12 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 23.59 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 13.01 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 37.13 2022 percent
 Labor force participation 45.74 2022 percent
 Labor force: percent female 29.41 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 26.21 2022 percent
 Male labor force participation 66.32 2022 percent
 Employment 3.39 Q3/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 15.80 Q3/2023 percent
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