Argentina 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.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 25.97%, a 1.96% 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 1.3% increase from 2016.
  • Argentina youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 21.73%, a 1.5% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 39.33%
French Polynesia 37.78%
Greece 35.11%
Spain 32.61%
Barbados 30.15%
Saudi Arabia 29.63%
Uruguay 29.40%
Italy 29.22%
Argentina 25.97%
Bahamas 24.50%
Brunei 21.70%
Puerto Rico 20.43%
Sweden 20.22%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 19.88%
Chile 19.62%
France 19.54%
Portugal 18.29%
Finland 17.09%
Luxembourg 16.82%
Croatia 16.62%
Slovak Republic 16.11%
Cyprus 16.04%
Kuwait 15.73%
Guam 15.54%
Channel Islands 15.34%
Belgium 14.25%
Panama 13.03%
Ireland 12.56%
Latvia 12.48%
Lithuania 11.87%
Australia 11.84%
Oman 11.55%
Singapore 11.50%
Hungary 11.40%
New Zealand 11.16%
Estonia 11.09%
United Kingdom 11.08%
Canada 11.04%
Denmark 10.05%
Norway 9.88%
Poland 9.84%
South Korea 9.82%
Malta 9.16%
Trinidad and Tobago 9.12%
Hong Kong 8.57%
Austria 8.51%
Iceland 8.48%
United States 8.30%
Slovenia 8.15%
Switzerland 7.98%
Bahrain 7.31%
UAE 7.19%
Netherlands 6.77%
Israel 6.68%
Germany 5.75%
Czech Republic 5.63%
Macao 4.95%
Japan 3.89%
Qatar 0.47%
Argentina Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 25.97% 1.96%
2018 24.01% 0.98%
2017 23.03% 1.30%
2016 21.73% 1.50%
2015 20.23% 1.14%
2014 19.09% -0.43%
2013 19.52% 1.21%
2012 18.31% -0.35%
2011 18.66% -0.70%
2010 19.36% -1.73%
2009 21.09% 2.23%
2008 18.86% -1.49%
2007 20.35% -3.42%
2006 23.77% -2.50%
2005 26.27% -3.38%
2004 29.65% -3.28%
2003 32.93% -7.82%
2002 40.75% 4.07%
2001 36.68% 4.15%
2000 32.53% 1.64%
1999 30.89% 2.78%
1998 28.11% -3.60%
1997 31.71% -4.11%
1996 35.82% -3.04%
1995 38.86% 12.45%
1994 26.41% 3.08%
1993 23.33% 7.13%
1992 16.20% 1.73%
1991 14.47% 1.73%