Greece 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.
  • Greece youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 35.11%, a 4.63% decline from 2018.
  • Greece youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 39.74%, a 3.73% decline from 2017.
  • Greece youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 43.47%, a 3.74% decline from 2016.
  • Greece youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 47.22%, a 2.5% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
French Polynesia 36.92%
Greece 35.11%
New Caledonia 34.21%
Spain 32.90%
Barbados 30.22%
Brunei 30.03%
Italy 29.30%
Saudi Arabia 28.59%
Uruguay 27.05%
Argentina 25.35%
Bahamas 23.51%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.54%
Puerto Rico 19.74%
France 19.15%
Chile 18.97%
Portugal 18.45%
Croatia 17.82%
Sweden 17.78%
Finland 16.30%
Slovak Republic 16.21%
Channel Islands 15.86%
Kuwait 15.80%
Belgium 15.68%
Cyprus 15.62%
Luxembourg 14.89%
Guam 13.92%
Oman 13.19%
Ireland 13.07%
Estonia 12.56%
Lithuania 12.39%
Latvia 12.28%
Australia 12.06%
Poland 11.60%
United Kingdom 11.31%
New Zealand 11.23%
Hungary 11.09%
South Korea 10.97%
Canada 10.77%
Panama 10.04%
Hong Kong 10.03%
Denmark 9.82%
Norway 9.33%
Singapore 9.29%
Slovenia 9.11%
United States 8.54%
Austria 8.37%
Malta 8.24%
Iceland 7.80%
Switzerland 7.40%
UAE 7.34%
Israel 7.26%
Czech Republic 6.38%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.37%
Netherlands 6.35%
Macao 5.73%
Germany 5.42%
Bahrain 4.63%
Japan 3.67%
Qatar 0.38%
Greece Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 35.11% -4.63%
2018 39.74% -3.73%
2017 43.47% -3.74%
2016 47.22% -2.50%
2015 49.72% -2.61%
2014 52.32% -5.68%
2013 58.00% 3.02%
2012 54.99% 10.69%
2011 44.30% 11.67%
2010 32.62% 7.18%
2009 25.44% 3.79%
2008 21.66% -0.84%
2007 22.49% -2.27%
2006 24.76% -0.91%
2005 25.67% -0.29%
2004 25.96% 0.68%
2003 25.27% -0.34%
2002 25.61% -2.06%
2001 27.67% -1.10%
2000 28.77% -2.06%
1999 30.83% 1.99%
1998 28.84% -0.95%
1997 29.79% 0.02%
1996 29.77% 3.06%
1995 26.71% 0.08%
1994 26.63% 0.83%
1993 25.80% 2.00%
1992 23.80% 0.40%
1991 23.40% 0.40%