Armenia 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.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 35.49%, a 2.29% decline from 2018.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 37.78%, a 0.03% decline from 2017.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 37.81%, a 1.82% increase from 2016.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 35.99%, a 4.18% increase 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%
Armenia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 35.49% -2.29%
2018 37.78% -0.03%
2017 37.81% 1.82%
2016 35.99% 4.18%
2015 31.81% -4.97%
2014 36.78% 1.65%
2013 35.14% 0.52%
2012 34.61% -3.79%
2011 38.40% -0.22%
2010 38.63% -1.24%
2009 39.87% 17.59%
2008 22.28% 10.66%
2007 11.62% -0.32%
2006 11.94% -0.33%
2005 12.27% -0.27%
2004 12.54% -0.17%
2003 12.71% -0.12%
2002 12.83% -0.11%
2001 12.94% -0.18%
2000 13.13% -0.20%
1999 13.33% 2.03%
1998 11.30% -1.58%
1997 12.88% 1.70%
1996 11.19% 2.95%
1995 8.23% 0.10%
1994 8.14% 1.39%
1993 6.74% 4.13%
1992 2.61% 0.25%
1991 2.36% 0.25%