Equatorial Guinea 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.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.47%, a 0.12% decline from 2018.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 15.59%, a 0.19% decline from 2017.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 15.78%, a 0.22% decline from 2016.
  • Equatorial Guinea youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 16.00%, a 0.16% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 57.47%
Libya 49.54%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 39.76%
Namibia 37.82%
Jordan 37.28%
St. Lucia 35.95%
Botswana 35.56%
North Macedonia 35.55%
Gabon 35.52%
Bosnia 33.97%
Armenia 33.51%
Costa Rica 31.82%
Algeria 29.69%
Brazil 27.47%
Serbia 27.12%
Albania 26.99%
Guyana 26.20%
Iran 25.46%
Montenegro 25.25%
Iraq 25.16%
Turkey 24.64%
Mauritius 23.84%
Jamaica 22.07%
Colombia 20.01%
Samoa 17.55%
Lebanon 17.10%
Romania 16.78%
Maldives 16.63%
Dominican Republic 15.89%
Venezuela 15.88%
Equatorial Guinea 15.47%
Russia 15.46%
Belize 15.35%
Paraguay 15.11%
Fiji 14.97%
Suriname 13.20%
Azerbaijan 13.19%
Malaysia 11.77%
China 11.01%
Belarus 10.63%
Bulgaria 8.89%
Ecuador 8.71%
Tonga 8.58%
Turkmenistan 8.04%
Peru 7.37%
Mexico 7.15%
Guatemala 4.88%
Cuba 4.49%
Thailand 4.22%
Kazakhstan 3.67%
Equatorial Guinea Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.47% -0.12%
2018 15.59% -0.19%
2017 15.78% -0.22%
2016 16.00% -0.16%
2015 16.16% -0.03%
2014 16.19% -0.10%
2013 16.29% 0.05%
2012 16.24% 0.09%
2011 16.15% 0.02%
2010 16.13% 0.14%
2009 15.99% 0.60%
2008 15.39% -0.02%
2007 15.41% -0.19%
2006 15.60% -0.30%
2005 15.90% -0.10%
2004 16.00% -0.06%
2003 16.06% -0.04%
2002 16.10% 0.03%
2001 16.07% -0.07%
2000 16.14% -0.03%
1999 16.17% 0.05%
1998 16.12% -0.06%
1997 16.18% -0.06%
1996 16.24% -0.04%
1995 16.28% 0.04%
1994 16.24% 0.06%
1993 16.18% 0.27%
1992 15.91% 0.21%
1991 15.70% 0.21%