Georgia 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.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 30.49%, a 1.5% increase from 2018.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 29.00%, a 0.16% decline from 2017.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 29.16%, a 6.52% decline from 2016.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 35.67%, a 0.83% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Eswatini 46.55%
West Bank and Gaza 41.96%
Tunisia 36.26%
Lesotho 33.68%
Sudan 31.45%
Egypt 31.05%
Georgia 30.49%
Cabo Verde 28.01%
India 23.34%
Morocco 22.08%
Zambia 21.41%
Congo, Rep. 21.37%
Sri Lanka 21.23%
Djibouti 20.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.70%
Ukraine 18.83%
Indonesia 17.04%
Mongolia 16.31%
Angola 15.98%
Mauritania 14.77%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.35%
Nigeria 13.96%
Nicaragua 12.97%
Timor-Leste 12.63%
Moldova 12.49%
Bangladesh 11.87%
Uzbekistan 11.59%
Bhutan 10.50%
Honduras 10.28%
El Salvador 9.55%
Ghana 9.16%
Pakistan 8.88%
Vanuatu 8.76%
Vietnam 7.29%
Kenya 7.24%
Bolivia 6.91%
Philippines 6.19%
Cameroon 5.82%
Papua New Guinea 4.49%
Myanmar 4.00%
Lao PDR 1.71%
Cambodia 1.10%
Solomon Islands 1.07%
Georgia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 30.49% 1.50%
2018 29.00% -0.16%
2017 29.16% -6.52%
2016 35.67% -0.83%
2015 36.50% -1.60%
2014 38.10% -3.09%
2013 41.19% 3.08%
2012 38.11% -3.60%
2011 41.71% 0.42%
2010 41.30% -2.72%
2009 44.02% 6.66%
2008 37.36% 6.42%
2007 30.94% 1.32%
2006 29.62% 1.46%
2005 28.16% 0.19%
2004 27.96% 3.37%
2003 24.60% -2.92%
2002 27.51% 7.66%
2001 19.86% -0.97%
2000 20.83% -3.36%
1999 24.18% -1.16%
1998 25.35% 5.09%
1997 20.26% 0.00%
1996 20.25% 6.34%
1995 13.92% -1.45%
1994 15.36% 5.07%
1993 10.30% -0.01%
1992 10.31% 4.73%
1991 5.58% 4.73%