Comoros 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.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.88%, a 0.1% increase from 2018.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 9.78%, a 0.12% decline from 2017.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 9.90%, a 0.13% decline from 2016.
  • Comoros youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 10.03%, a 0.08% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Haiti 30.66%
Yemen 24.04%
Syrian Arab Republic 20.94%
Tajikistan 20.82%
South Sudan 18.78%
Afghanistan 17.43%
Somalia 16.99%
Mali 14.74%
Gambia 12.47%
Comoros 9.88%
Sierra Leone 8.97%
Eritrea 8.76%
Burkina Faso 8.31%
Senegal 8.21%
Zimbabwe 8.09%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.98%
Malawi 7.52%
Mozambique 6.87%
North Korea 6.39%
Central African Republic 5.71%
Guinea 5.32%
Benin 4.40%
Guinea-Bissau 3.91%
Tanzania 3.57%
Togo 3.47%
Ethiopia 3.23%
Madagascar 3.09%
Chad 3.09%
Uganda 2.70%
Burundi 2.69%
Liberia 2.31%
Nepal 2.30%
Rwanda 1.71%
Niger 0.64%
Comoros Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 9.88% 0.10%
2018 9.78% -0.12%
2017 9.90% -0.13%
2016 10.03% -0.08%
2015 10.11% -0.01%
2014 10.12% -0.03%
2013 10.15% 0.06%
2012 10.09% 0.04%
2011 10.05% 0.04%
2010 10.01% 0.15%
2009 9.86% 0.49%
2008 9.38% -0.04%
2007 9.42% -0.15%
2006 9.57% -0.15%
2005 9.72% -0.18%
2004 9.89% 0.00%
2003 9.89% 0.07%
2002 9.81% 0.10%
2001 9.71% -0.02%
2000 9.74% -0.01%
1999 9.74% 0.10%
1998 9.64% 0.07%
1997 9.57% -0.12%
1996 9.69% 0.14%
1995 9.54% -0.15%
1994 9.70% 0.23%
1993 9.47% 0.28%
1992 9.19% -0.18%
1991 9.37% -0.18%