Albania Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2020

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 28.13%, a 0.5% decline from 2018.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 28.63%, a 2.78% decline from 2017.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 31.41%, a 3.6% decline from 2016.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 35.01%, a 4.53% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 55.97%
Libya 50.47%
St. Lucia 45.23%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.68%
Bosnia 39.70%
Namibia 39.53%
North Macedonia 39.14%
Botswana 37.35%
Gabon 35.95%
Armenia 35.49%
Jordan 35.03%
Montenegro 30.72%
Costa Rica 30.50%
Serbia 30.03%
Algeria 29.51%
Albania 28.13%
Brazil 27.39%
Iran 27.36%
Iraq 25.14%
Mauritius 23.88%
Turkey 23.68%
Jamaica 22.14%
Guyana 21.28%
Colombia 19.04%
Venezuela 18.78%
Samoa 18.13%
Lebanon 17.61%
Maldives 16.76%
Russia 16.12%
Romania 15.43%
Suriname 15.31%
Belize 15.12%
Fiji 14.83%
Azerbaijan 14.56%
Dominican Republic 13.47%
Equatorial Guinea 12.31%
Paraguay 11.42%
Malaysia 11.26%
China 10.33%
Bulgaria 9.87%
Belarus 9.71%
Ecuador 8.94%
Peru 8.37%
Turkmenistan 8.27%
Mexico 7.07%
Guatemala 4.99%
Cuba 4.20%
Kazakhstan 3.88%
Thailand 3.87%
Tonga 3.59%
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 28.13% -0.50%
2018 28.63% -2.78%
2017 31.41% -3.60%
2016 35.01% -4.53%
2015 39.54% 0.86%
2014 38.68% 7.79%
2013 30.89% 2.40%
2012 28.49% 5.38%
2011 23.11% -7.76%
2010 30.87% 3.62%
2009 27.25% 0.94%
2008 26.31% -0.15%
2007 26.46% -0.17%
2006 26.62% -0.22%
2005 26.85% -0.06%
2004 26.90% -0.01%
2003 26.91% 0.16%
2002 26.75% 0.22%
2001 26.53% 0.06%
2000 26.47% 0.12%
1999 26.35% 0.28%
1998 26.07% -0.02%
1997 26.09% 0.22%
1996 25.87% 0.23%
1995 25.64% 0.08%
1994 25.56% 0.09%
1993 25.47% 0.16%
1992 25.30% -0.02%
1991 25.32% -0.02%