* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Youth unemployment, ages 15-24, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 181 countries was 15.86 percent.The highest value was in South Africa: 57.47 percent and the lowest value was in Cambodia: 0.37 percent. The indicator is available from 1991 to 2019. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
57.47
49.54
46.22
40.04
39.76
39.33
37.82
37.28
35.95
35.78
35.56
35.55
35.52
35.11
34.41
33.97
33.51
32.61
32.12
31.82
30.15
29.93
29.69
29.67
29.63
29.40
29.22
27.82
27.47
27.12
26.99
26.54
26.20
25.97
25.46
25.25
25.16
24.64
24.50
24.24
23.84
23.01
22.63
22.29
22.07
21.70
21.58
21.57
20.98
20.84
20.79
20.43
20.22
20.06
20.01
19.82
19.62
19.54
18.29
18.29
18.19
17.69
17.55
17.22
17.10
17.09
16.82
16.78
16.66
16.63
16.62
16.26
16.11
16.04
15.96
15.89
15.88
15.73
15.53
15.47
15.46
15.35
15.11
14.97
14.79
14.25
13.37
13.20
13.19
13.03
12.88
12.56
12.48
12.44
12.13
11.87
11.84
11.77
11.55
11.50
11.40
11.31
11.16
11.09
11.08
11.04
11.01
10.90
10.63
10.55
10.51
10.05
10.03
9.94
9.88
9.84
9.82
9.46
9.16
9.12
8.89
8.89
8.88
8.72
8.71
8.58
8.57
8.51
8.48
8.30
8.15
8.13
8.04
7.98
7.81
7.75
7.66
7.64
7.40
7.37
7.31
7.19
7.17
7.15
6.77
6.72
6.70
6.68
6.67
6.64
6.55
5.88
5.75
5.73
5.63
5.21
5.04
4.95
4.88
4.88
4.59
4.57
4.25
4.22
4.17
3.89
3.67
3.48
3.26
3.17
3.12
2.62
2.48
2.12
1.67
1.66
1.50
1.11
0.60
0.47
0.37
0
14.4
28.7
43.1
57.47


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