Albania Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

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 2021 was 27.84%, a 2.48% decline from 2020.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 30.32%, a 3.3% increase from 2019.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 27.02%, a 1.17% decline from 2018.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 28.19%, a 3.08% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 64.18%
Libya 50.45%
Costa Rica 45.36%
Botswana 41.20%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.09%
Jordan 40.53%
Namibia 40.44%
St. Lucia 38.69%
Gabon 38.43%
Armenia 36.09%
North Macedonia 34.12%
Bosnia 32.87%
Brazil 31.90%
Algeria 31.88%
Montenegro 31.56%
Suriname 30.53%
Serbia 30.41%
Guyana 29.85%
Lebanon 29.60%
Albania 27.84%
Iran 27.21%
Iraq 27.20%
Colombia 26.45%
Jamaica 26.11%
Mauritius 25.26%
Turkey 24.31%
Dominican Republic 20.60%
Romania 20.57%
Samoa 19.69%
Belize 19.27%
Equatorial Guinea 18.29%
Fiji 18.06%
Maldives 17.74%
Russia 16.89%
Azerbaijan 16.49%
Paraguay 16.27%
Malaysia 15.60%
Venezuela 14.94%
Ecuador 14.23%
Bulgaria 14.16%
China 11.35%
Belarus 11.31%
Peru 11.16%
Tonga 11.12%
Turkmenistan 11.01%
Mexico 8.13%
Cuba 7.39%
Guatemala 7.21%
Thailand 6.98%
Kazakhstan 3.73%
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 27.84% -2.48%
2020 30.32% 3.30%
2019 27.02% -1.17%
2018 28.19% -3.08%
2017 31.27% -4.76%
2016 36.03% -3.75%
2015 39.78% 0.19%
2014 39.60% 8.39%
2013 31.20% 2.41%
2012 28.79% 6.14%
2011 22.66% -8.15%
2010 30.81% 3.54%
2009 27.27% 0.89%
2008 26.38% -0.10%
2007 26.48% 0.73%
2006 25.75% -0.41%
2005 26.16% -0.48%
2004 26.64% -1.03%
2003 27.67% -1.40%
2002 29.06% -1.11%
2001 30.17% -0.72%
2000 30.88% -2.84%
1999 33.72% 1.30%
1998 32.43% 5.00%
1997 27.42% 4.98%
1996 22.44% -0.99%
1995 23.42% -10.04%
1994 33.46% -7.04%
1993 40.51% -7.84%
1992 48.34% 31.62%
1991 16.72% 31.62%