Denmark 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.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.82%, a 0.48% increase from 2018.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 9.33%, a 1.67% decline from 2017.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 11.01%, a 0.93% decline from 2016.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 11.94%, a 1.14% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
French Polynesia 36.92%
Greece 35.11%
New Caledonia 34.21%
Spain 32.90%
Barbados 30.22%
Brunei 30.03%
Italy 29.30%
Saudi Arabia 28.59%
Uruguay 27.05%
Argentina 25.35%
Bahamas 23.51%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.54%
Puerto Rico 19.74%
France 19.15%
Chile 18.97%
Portugal 18.45%
Croatia 17.82%
Sweden 17.78%
Finland 16.30%
Slovak Republic 16.21%
Channel Islands 15.86%
Kuwait 15.80%
Belgium 15.68%
Cyprus 15.62%
Luxembourg 14.89%
Guam 13.92%
Oman 13.19%
Ireland 13.07%
Estonia 12.56%
Lithuania 12.39%
Latvia 12.28%
Australia 12.06%
Poland 11.60%
United Kingdom 11.31%
New Zealand 11.23%
Hungary 11.09%
South Korea 10.97%
Canada 10.77%
Panama 10.04%
Hong Kong 10.03%
Denmark 9.82%
Norway 9.33%
Singapore 9.29%
Slovenia 9.11%
United States 8.54%
Austria 8.37%
Malta 8.24%
Iceland 7.80%
Switzerland 7.40%
UAE 7.34%
Israel 7.26%
Czech Republic 6.38%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.37%
Netherlands 6.35%
Macao 5.73%
Germany 5.42%
Bahrain 4.63%
Japan 3.67%
Qatar 0.38%
Denmark Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 9.82% 0.48%
2018 9.33% -1.67%
2017 11.01% -0.93%
2016 11.94% 1.14%
2015 10.79% -1.76%
2014 12.55% -0.45%
2013 13.01% -1.09%
2012 14.10% -0.11%
2011 14.21% 0.26%
2010 13.95% 2.15%
2009 11.80% 3.82%
2008 7.98% 0.49%
2007 7.49% -0.19%
2006 7.68% -0.92%
2005 8.60% 0.83%
2004 7.78% -2.03%
2003 9.81% 2.76%
2002 7.05% -1.18%
2001 8.23% 1.50%
2000 6.73% -3.17%
1999 9.90% 2.73%
1998 7.17% -0.93%
1997 8.11% -2.48%
1996 10.59% 0.66%
1995 9.93% -0.24%
1994 10.17% -4.39%
1993 14.57% 2.27%
1992 12.29% 0.80%
1991 11.49% 0.80%