Equatorial Guinea 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.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 12.31%, a 0.08% increase from 2018.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 12.22%, a 0.19% decline from 2017.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 12.41%, a 0.22% decline from 2016.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 12.63%, a 0.14% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 55.97%
Libya 50.47%
St. Lucia 45.23%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.68%
Bosnia 39.70%
Namibia 39.53%
North Macedonia 39.14%
Botswana 37.35%
Gabon 35.95%
Armenia 35.49%
Jordan 35.03%
Montenegro 30.72%
Costa Rica 30.50%
Serbia 30.03%
Algeria 29.51%
Albania 28.13%
Brazil 27.39%
Iran 27.36%
Iraq 25.14%
Mauritius 23.88%
Turkey 23.68%
Jamaica 22.14%
Guyana 21.28%
Colombia 19.04%
Venezuela 18.78%
Samoa 18.13%
Lebanon 17.61%
Maldives 16.76%
Russia 16.12%
Romania 15.43%
Suriname 15.31%
Belize 15.12%
Fiji 14.83%
Azerbaijan 14.56%
Dominican Republic 13.47%
Equatorial Guinea 12.31%
Paraguay 11.42%
Malaysia 11.26%
China 10.33%
Bulgaria 9.87%
Belarus 9.71%
Ecuador 8.94%
Peru 8.37%
Turkmenistan 8.27%
Mexico 7.07%
Guatemala 4.99%
Cuba 4.20%
Kazakhstan 3.88%
Thailand 3.87%
Tonga 3.59%
Equatorial Guinea Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 12.31% 0.08%
2018 12.22% -0.19%
2017 12.41% -0.22%
2016 12.63% -0.14%
2015 12.77% 0.00%
2014 12.76% -0.11%
2013 12.87% 0.12%
2012 12.75% 0.04%
2011 12.70% -0.04%
2010 12.75% 0.26%
2009 12.49% 0.69%
2008 11.79% -0.04%
2007 11.84% -0.24%
2006 12.08% -0.26%
2005 12.33% 0.00%
2004 12.33% -0.14%
2003 12.47% 0.04%
2002 12.43% 0.16%
2001 12.27% -0.03%
2000 12.31% -0.07%
1999 12.38% 0.09%
1998 12.29% 0.01%
1997 12.28% -0.06%
1996 12.34% -0.04%
1995 12.38% -0.01%
1994 12.39% 0.04%
1993 12.35% 0.32%
1992 12.03% -0.01%
1991 12.04% -0.01%