Estonia 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.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 12.56%, a 0.72% increase from 2018.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 11.84%, a 0.25% decline from 2017.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 12.09%, a 1.31% decline from 2016.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 13.40%, a 0.3% 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%
Estonia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 12.56% 0.72%
2018 11.84% -0.25%
2017 12.09% -1.31%
2016 13.40% 0.30%
2015 13.10% -1.89%
2014 14.99% -3.74%
2013 18.73% -2.14%
2012 20.87% -1.51%
2011 22.37% -10.48%
2010 32.85% 5.55%
2009 27.30% 15.33%
2008 11.97% 1.91%
2007 10.07% -2.03%
2006 12.09% -3.03%
2005 15.12% -10.48%
2004 25.60% -1.03%
2003 26.63% 6.43%
2002 20.20% -3.65%
2001 23.85% 2.77%
2000 21.09% -0.92%
1999 22.00% 7.17%
1998 14.84% -3.61%
1997 18.44% 2.68%
1996 15.76% 1.81%
1995 13.95% 2.56%
1994 11.39% 0.51%
1993 10.88% 3.49%
1992 7.39% 4.00%
1991 3.39% 4.00%