Venezuela: Youth unemployment

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Venezuela

Youth unemployment, ages 15-24

 Latest value 11.39
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2022
 Average 16.52
 Min - Max 11.24 - 28.14
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Venezuela from 1991 to 2022. The average value for Venezuela during that period was 16.52 percent with a minimum of 11.24 percent in 1993 and a maximum of 28.14 percent in 2003. The latest value from 2022 is 11.39 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.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Venezuela - Youth unemployment - recent values

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




We present the rate of youth unemployment for Venezuela 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 10.81 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 5.33 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 6.12 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 4.82 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 11.39 2022 percent
 Labor force participation 52.74 2022 percent
 Labor force: percent female 39.16 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 40.30 2022 percent
 Male labor force participation 65.83 2022 percent
 Employment 14.89 9/2018 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 6.70 9/2018 percent
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK