Guam 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.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 13.92%, a 0.95% increase from 2018.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 12.97%, a 0.41% decline from 2017.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 13.38%, a 0.48% decline from 2016.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 13.86%, a 2.98% 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%
Guam Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 13.92% 0.95%
2018 12.97% -0.41%
2017 13.38% -0.48%
2016 13.86% -2.98%
2015 16.84% -1.29%
2014 18.13% -7.44%
2013 25.56% -1.32%
2012 26.88% -2.19%
2011 29.07% 9.72%
2010 19.35% -2.26%
2009 21.61% 2.55%
2008 19.06% -0.76%
2007 19.82% 1.53%
2006 18.29% 1.12%
2005 17.17% -1.27%
2004 18.44% -3.95%
2003 22.39% -3.36%
2002 25.74% -3.38%
2001 29.13% -3.62%
2000 32.75% 2.46%
1999 30.29% 11.83%
1998 18.46% -3.51%
1997 21.98% 2.68%
1996 19.29% 0.85%
1995 18.45% 0.78%
1994 17.66% 4.20%
1993 13.46% 3.66%
1992 9.81% 0.80%
1991 9.01% 0.80%