Georgia 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.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 29.93%, a 0.31% increase from 2018.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 29.62%, a 0.62% increase from 2017.
  • Georgia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 29.00%, a 6.67% 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 46.22%
West Bank and Gaza 40.04%
Tunisia 35.78%
Lesotho 34.41%
Sudan 32.12%
Georgia 29.93%
Cabo Verde 27.82%
Egypt 26.54%
India 23.01%
Zambia 22.63%
Morocco 22.29%
Congo, Rep. 21.58%
Djibouti 21.57%
Mauritania 20.98%
Sri Lanka 20.79%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.06%
Nigeria 17.69%
Angola 16.26%
Mongolia 15.96%
Ukraine 15.53%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.79%
Indonesia 13.37%
Timor-Leste 12.31%
Bangladesh 12.13%
Uzbekistan 11.31%
Honduras 10.55%
Moldova 10.51%
Bhutan 10.03%
Nicaragua 9.94%
El Salvador 9.46%
Ghana 8.72%
Pakistan 7.81%
Kenya 7.17%
Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
Cameroon 5.73%
Papua New Guinea 4.25%
Vanuatu 4.17%
Lao PDR 1.67%
Myanmar 1.50%
Solomon Islands 1.11%
Cambodia 0.37%
Georgia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 29.93% 0.31%
2018 29.62% 0.62%
2017 29.00% -6.67%
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% 0.41%
2010 41.30% -2.72%
2009 44.02% 6.66%
2008 37.36% 6.42%
2007 30.94% 1.29%
2006 29.65% 1.49%
2005 28.16% 0.20%
2004 27.96% 3.36%
2003 24.60% -2.91%
2002 27.51% 7.65%
2001 19.86% -0.97%
2000 20.83% -3.35%
1999 24.18% -1.22%
1998 25.40% 4.85%
1997 20.55% 0.09%
1996 20.46% 6.50%
1995 13.96% -1.25%
1994 15.21% 4.98%
1993 10.23% 0.00%
1992 10.23% 4.65%
1991 5.58% 4.65%