Comoros 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.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 18.29%, a 0.13% decline from 2018.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 18.42%, a 0.16% decline from 2017.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 18.58%, a 0.17% decline from 2016.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 18.75%, a 0.07% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Haiti 29.67%
Yemen 24.24%
Syrian Arab Republic 20.84%
Somalia 19.82%
South Sudan 18.57%
Comoros 18.29%
Afghanistan 17.22%
Mali 16.66%
Tajikistan 12.88%
Gambia 12.44%
Eritrea 10.90%
Togo 8.89%
Sierra Leone 8.88%
Zimbabwe 8.13%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.75%
Senegal 7.66%
Burkina Faso 7.64%
Malawi 7.40%
Mozambique 6.72%
Central African Republic 6.55%
North Korea 5.88%
Guinea 5.04%
Benin 4.88%
Guinea-Bissau 4.59%
Nepal 4.57%
Tanzania 3.48%
Chad 3.26%
Ethiopia 3.17%
Madagascar 3.12%
Burundi 2.62%
Uganda 2.48%
Liberia 2.12%
Rwanda 1.66%
Niger 0.60%
Comoros Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 18.29% -0.13%
2018 18.42% -0.16%
2017 18.58% -0.17%
2016 18.75% -0.07%
2015 18.82% -0.08%
2014 18.90% 0.93%
2013 17.97% 1.10%
2012 16.87% 1.04%
2011 15.83% 0.98%
2010 14.85% 1.03%
2009 13.82% 1.37%
2008 12.45% 0.79%
2007 11.66% 0.56%
2006 11.10% 0.53%
2005 10.57% 0.68%
2004 9.89% -0.04%
2003 9.93% -0.01%
2002 9.94% 0.13%
2001 9.81% 0.02%
2000 9.79% -0.02%
1999 9.81% 0.07%
1998 9.74% 0.03%
1997 9.71% -0.01%
1996 9.72% 0.05%
1995 9.67% 0.04%
1994 9.63% -0.02%
1993 9.65% 0.21%
1992 9.44% 0.09%
1991 9.35% 0.09%