Argentina 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.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 25.35%, a 1.34% increase from 2018.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 24.01%, a 0.98% increase from 2017.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 23.03%, a 1.33% increase from 2016.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 21.71%, a 1.2% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
French Polynesia 36.92%
Greece 35.11%
New Caledonia 34.21%
Spain 32.90%
Barbados 30.22%
Brunei 30.03%
Italy 29.30%
Saudi Arabia 28.59%
Uruguay 27.05%
Argentina 25.35%
Bahamas 23.51%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.54%
Puerto Rico 19.74%
France 19.15%
Chile 18.97%
Portugal 18.45%
Croatia 17.82%
Sweden 17.78%
Finland 16.30%
Slovak Republic 16.21%
Channel Islands 15.86%
Kuwait 15.80%
Belgium 15.68%
Cyprus 15.62%
Luxembourg 14.89%
Guam 13.92%
Oman 13.19%
Ireland 13.07%
Estonia 12.56%
Lithuania 12.39%
Latvia 12.28%
Australia 12.06%
Poland 11.60%
United Kingdom 11.31%
New Zealand 11.23%
Hungary 11.09%
South Korea 10.97%
Canada 10.77%
Panama 10.04%
Hong Kong 10.03%
Denmark 9.82%
Norway 9.33%
Singapore 9.29%
Slovenia 9.11%
United States 8.54%
Austria 8.37%
Malta 8.24%
Iceland 7.80%
Switzerland 7.40%
UAE 7.34%
Israel 7.26%
Czech Republic 6.38%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.37%
Netherlands 6.35%
Macao 5.73%
Germany 5.42%
Bahrain 4.63%
Japan 3.67%
Qatar 0.38%
Argentina Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 25.35% 1.34%
2018 24.01% 0.98%
2017 23.03% 1.33%
2016 21.71% 1.20%
2015 20.51% 1.42%
2014 19.09% -0.43%
2013 19.52% 1.21%
2012 18.31% -0.35%
2011 18.66% -0.71%
2010 19.36% -1.73%
2009 21.09% 2.23%
2008 18.86% -1.42%
2007 20.29% -3.48%
2006 23.77% -2.50%
2005 26.27% -3.38%
2004 29.65% -3.36%
2003 33.00% -8.23%
2002 41.23% 4.44%
2001 36.79% 4.40%
2000 32.40% 1.70%
1999 30.70% 2.80%
1998 27.90% -3.87%
1997 31.76% -4.26%
1996 36.02% -3.27%
1995 39.29% 13.12%
1994 26.17% 3.15%
1993 23.03% 7.32%
1992 15.71% 1.86%
1991 13.85% 1.86%