Armenia 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.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 33.51%, a 0.06% decline from 2018.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 33.57%, a 4.22% decline from 2017.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 37.79%, a 1.82% increase from 2016.
  • Armenia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 35.97%, a 4.17% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 57.47%
Libya 49.54%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 39.76%
Namibia 37.82%
Jordan 37.28%
St. Lucia 35.95%
Botswana 35.56%
North Macedonia 35.55%
Gabon 35.52%
Bosnia 33.97%
Armenia 33.51%
Costa Rica 31.82%
Algeria 29.69%
Brazil 27.47%
Serbia 27.12%
Albania 26.99%
Guyana 26.20%
Iran 25.46%
Montenegro 25.25%
Iraq 25.16%
Turkey 24.64%
Mauritius 23.84%
Jamaica 22.07%
Colombia 20.01%
Samoa 17.55%
Lebanon 17.10%
Romania 16.78%
Maldives 16.63%
Dominican Republic 15.89%
Venezuela 15.88%
Equatorial Guinea 15.47%
Russia 15.46%
Belize 15.35%
Paraguay 15.11%
Fiji 14.97%
Suriname 13.20%
Azerbaijan 13.19%
Malaysia 11.77%
China 11.01%
Belarus 10.63%
Bulgaria 8.89%
Ecuador 8.71%
Tonga 8.58%
Turkmenistan 8.04%
Peru 7.37%
Mexico 7.15%
Guatemala 4.88%
Cuba 4.49%
Thailand 4.22%
Kazakhstan 3.67%
Armenia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 33.51% -0.06%
2018 33.57% -4.22%
2017 37.79% 1.82%
2016 35.97% 4.17%
2015 31.80% -4.96%
2014 36.76% 1.65%
2013 35.11% 0.52%
2012 34.59% -3.78%
2011 38.37% -0.23%
2010 38.60% -1.23%
2009 39.83% 17.41%
2008 22.42% 10.80%
2007 11.62% -0.28%
2006 11.90% -0.28%
2005 12.18% -0.22%
2004 12.40% -0.21%
2003 12.61% -0.12%
2002 12.73% -0.04%
2001 12.77% -0.13%
2000 12.90% -0.18%
1999 13.08% 1.94%
1998 11.14% -1.52%
1997 12.66% 1.59%
1996 11.07% 2.84%
1995 8.23% 0.16%
1994 8.07% 1.49%
1993 6.58% 4.04%
1992 2.54% 0.23%
1991 2.31% 0.23%