Fiji Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 18.06%, a 1.74% increase from 2020.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 16.32%, a 0.66% increase from 2019.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.66%, a 0.29% increase from 2018.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 15.37%, a 0.22% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 64.18%
Libya 50.45%
Costa Rica 45.36%
Botswana 41.20%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.09%
Jordan 40.53%
Namibia 40.44%
St. Lucia 38.69%
Gabon 38.43%
Armenia 36.09%
North Macedonia 34.12%
Bosnia 32.87%
Brazil 31.90%
Algeria 31.88%
Montenegro 31.56%
Suriname 30.53%
Serbia 30.41%
Guyana 29.85%
Lebanon 29.60%
Albania 27.84%
Iran 27.21%
Iraq 27.20%
Colombia 26.45%
Jamaica 26.11%
Mauritius 25.26%
Turkey 24.31%
Dominican Republic 20.60%
Romania 20.57%
Samoa 19.69%
Belize 19.27%
Equatorial Guinea 18.29%
Fiji 18.06%
Maldives 17.74%
Russia 16.89%
Azerbaijan 16.49%
Paraguay 16.27%
Malaysia 15.60%
Venezuela 14.94%
Ecuador 14.23%
Bulgaria 14.16%
China 11.35%
Belarus 11.31%
Peru 11.16%
Tonga 11.12%
Turkmenistan 11.01%
Mexico 8.13%
Cuba 7.39%
Guatemala 7.21%
Thailand 6.98%
Kazakhstan 3.73%
Fiji Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 18.06% 1.74%
2020 16.32% 0.66%
2019 15.66% 0.29%
2018 15.37% 0.22%
2017 15.16% 0.02%
2016 15.14% 0.32%
2015 14.82% 0.25%
2014 14.56% 0.21%
2013 14.36% 0.09%
2012 14.27% 0.36%
2011 13.90% 0.73%
2010 13.17% 0.47%
2009 12.70% 0.79%
2008 11.92% 0.60%
2007 11.32% 0.78%
2006 10.54% 0.62%
2005 9.92% 0.34%
2004 9.58% 0.02%
2003 9.56% 0.24%
2002 9.33% 0.10%
2001 9.23% 0.00%
2000 9.23% 0.38%
1999 8.85% -0.24%
1998 9.09% -0.11%
1997 9.20% 0.26%
1996 8.94% -0.06%
1995 9.00% 0.08%
1994 8.92% -0.08%
1993 9.00% 0.14%
1992 8.86% -0.25%
1991 9.10% -0.25%