Bosnia 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.
  • Bosnia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 39.70%, a 0.38% increase from 2018.
  • Bosnia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 39.32%, a 7.17% decline from 2017.
  • Bosnia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 46.49%, a 8.49% decline from 2016.
  • Bosnia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 54.98%, a 8.22% decline 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%
Bosnia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 39.70% 0.38%
2018 39.32% -7.17%
2017 46.49% -8.49%
2016 54.98% -8.22%
2015 63.21% -0.06%
2014 63.27% 0.61%
2013 62.66% -0.77%
2012 63.43% 5.64%
2011 57.79% 0.26%
2010 57.53% 8.81%
2009 48.72% 1.27%
2008 47.45% -11.03%
2007 58.48% -4.02%
2006 62.50% 1.38%
2005 61.12% 0.38%
2004 60.73% 1.61%
2003 59.13% 1.95%
2002 57.18% 2.03%
2001 55.15% 1.89%
2000 53.26% 1.93%
1999 51.33% 2.13%
1998 49.20% 1.86%
1997 47.34% 1.84%
1996 45.50% 1.79%
1995 43.71% 1.71%
1994 42.00% 1.43%
1993 40.57% 1.95%
1992 38.63% 1.73%
1991 36.89% 1.73%