Czech Republic 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.
  • Czech Republic youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 5.63%, a 1.1% decline from 2018.
  • Czech Republic youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 6.73%, a 1.21% decline from 2017.
  • Czech Republic youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 7.94%, a 2.55% decline from 2016.
  • Czech Republic youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 10.49%, a 2.11% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 39.33%
French Polynesia 37.78%
Greece 35.11%
Spain 32.61%
Barbados 30.15%
Saudi Arabia 29.63%
Uruguay 29.40%
Italy 29.22%
Argentina 25.97%
Bahamas 24.50%
Brunei 21.70%
Puerto Rico 20.43%
Sweden 20.22%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 19.88%
Chile 19.62%
France 19.54%
Portugal 18.29%
Finland 17.09%
Luxembourg 16.82%
Croatia 16.62%
Slovak Republic 16.11%
Cyprus 16.04%
Kuwait 15.73%
Guam 15.54%
Channel Islands 15.34%
Belgium 14.25%
Panama 13.03%
Ireland 12.56%
Latvia 12.48%
Lithuania 11.87%
Australia 11.84%
Oman 11.55%
Singapore 11.50%
Hungary 11.40%
New Zealand 11.16%
Estonia 11.09%
United Kingdom 11.08%
Canada 11.04%
Denmark 10.05%
Norway 9.88%
Poland 9.84%
South Korea 9.82%
Malta 9.16%
Trinidad and Tobago 9.12%
Hong Kong 8.57%
Austria 8.51%
Iceland 8.48%
United States 8.30%
Slovenia 8.15%
Switzerland 7.98%
Bahrain 7.31%
UAE 7.19%
Netherlands 6.77%
Israel 6.68%
Germany 5.75%
Czech Republic 5.63%
Macao 4.95%
Japan 3.89%
Qatar 0.47%
Czech Republic Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 5.63% -1.10%
2018 6.73% -1.21%
2017 7.94% -2.55%
2016 10.49% -2.11%
2015 12.60% -3.26%
2014 15.86% -3.11%
2013 18.97% -0.54%
2012 19.51% 1.45%
2011 18.06% -0.29%
2010 18.35% 1.68%
2009 16.67% 6.78%
2008 9.89% -0.88%
2007 10.77% -6.77%
2006 17.54% -1.72%
2005 19.26% -0.56%
2004 19.82% 3.14%
2003 16.68% 1.41%
2002 15.27% -0.90%
2001 16.17% -0.70%
2000 16.87% 0.37%
1999 16.50% 5.73%
1998 10.77% 3.83%
1997 6.94% -0.25%
1996 7.19% -0.59%
1995 7.78% -0.87%
1994 8.65% 0.26%
1993 8.39% 2.15%
1992 6.24% 1.55%
1991 4.69% 1.55%