Denmark 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.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 10.05%, a 0.47% decline from 2018.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 10.52%, a 1.84% decline from 2017.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 12.36%, a 0.25% increase from 2016.
  • Denmark youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 12.11%, a 0% increase 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%
Denmark Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 10.05% -0.47%
2018 10.52% -1.84%
2017 12.36% 0.25%
2016 12.11% 0.00%
2015 12.11% -2.04%
2014 14.15% -0.60%
2013 14.75% -1.01%
2012 15.76% -0.55%
2011 16.31% 0.75%
2010 15.56% 2.12%
2009 13.44% 3.98%
2008 9.46% 1.97%
2007 7.49% -0.19%
2006 7.68% -0.92%
2005 8.60% 0.82%
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% -0.94%
1997 8.11% -2.48%
1996 10.59% 0.66%
1995 9.93% -0.24%
1994 10.17% -4.40%
1993 14.57% 2.28%
1992 12.29% 0.80%
1991 11.49% 0.80%