Angola Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Angola youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 16.26%, a 0.1% decline from 2018.
  • Angola youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 16.36%, a 0.15% decline from 2017.
  • Angola youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 16.51%, a 0.18% decline from 2016.
  • Angola youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 16.69%, a 0.12% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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West Bank and Gaza 40.04%
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Sudan 32.12%
Georgia 29.93%
Cabo Verde 27.82%
Egypt 26.54%
India 23.01%
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Sao Tome and Principe 20.06%
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Mongolia 15.96%
Ukraine 15.53%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.79%
Indonesia 13.37%
Timor-Leste 12.31%
Bangladesh 12.13%
Uzbekistan 11.31%
Honduras 10.55%
Moldova 10.51%
Bhutan 10.03%
Nicaragua 9.94%
El Salvador 9.46%
Ghana 8.72%
Pakistan 7.81%
Kenya 7.17%
Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
Cameroon 5.73%
Papua New Guinea 4.25%
Vanuatu 4.17%
Lao PDR 1.67%
Myanmar 1.50%
Solomon Islands 1.11%
Cambodia 0.37%
Angola Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 16.26% -0.10%
2018 16.36% -0.15%
2017 16.51% -0.18%
2016 16.69% -0.12%
2015 16.81% -0.07%
2014 16.88% -0.12%
2013 17.00% 0.06%
2012 16.94% 0.06%
2011 16.88% -2.59%
2010 19.47% 10.98%
2009 8.49% 0.23%
2008 8.26% -0.06%
2007 8.32% -0.13%
2006 8.45% -0.15%
2005 8.60% -0.04%
2004 8.64% -0.06%
2003 8.70% -0.02%
2002 8.72% 0.07%
2001 8.65% -0.02%
2000 8.67% -0.03%
1999 8.70% 0.04%
1998 8.66% -0.01%
1997 8.67% -0.02%
1996 8.69% -0.02%
1995 8.71% -0.04%
1994 8.75% -0.01%
1993 8.76% 0.09%
1992 8.67% 0.06%
1991 8.61% 0.06%