Belarus 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.
  • Belarus youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.71%, a 0.95% decline from 2018.
  • Belarus youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 10.65%, a 1.29% increase from 2017.
  • Belarus youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 9.37%, a 1.36% decline from 2016.
  • Belarus youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 10.73%, a 0.1% 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%
Belarus Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 9.71% -0.95%
2018 10.65% 1.29%
2017 9.37% -1.36%
2016 10.73% -0.10%
2015 10.83% 0.00%
2014 10.83% -0.09%
2013 10.92% 0.05%
2012 10.87% 0.07%
2011 10.80% 0.02%
2010 10.78% 0.00%
2009 10.78% -0.38%
2008 11.16% -1.02%
2007 12.18% -1.19%
2006 13.37% -1.32%
2005 14.70% -1.21%
2004 15.91% -1.33%
2003 17.23% -1.22%
2002 18.45% -1.11%
2001 19.56% -1.27%
2000 20.83% -1.40%
1999 22.24% -1.97%
1998 24.21% -5.23%
1997 29.43% -12.61%
1996 42.04% 11.22%
1995 30.82% 8.36%
1994 22.46% 7.43%
1993 15.03% 9.40%
1992 5.63% 4.49%
1991 1.13% 4.49%