Guam 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.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.54%, a 0.18% increase from 2018.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 15.36%, a 0.13% increase from 2017.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 15.23%, a 0.22% increase from 2016.
  • Guam youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 15.01%, a 2.81% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 39.33%
French Polynesia 37.78%
Greece 35.11%
Spain 32.61%
Barbados 30.15%
Saudi Arabia 29.63%
Uruguay 29.40%
Italy 29.22%
Argentina 25.97%
Bahamas 24.50%
Brunei 21.70%
Puerto Rico 20.43%
Sweden 20.22%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 19.88%
Chile 19.62%
France 19.54%
Portugal 18.29%
Finland 17.09%
Luxembourg 16.82%
Croatia 16.62%
Slovak Republic 16.11%
Cyprus 16.04%
Kuwait 15.73%
Guam 15.54%
Channel Islands 15.34%
Belgium 14.25%
Panama 13.03%
Ireland 12.56%
Latvia 12.48%
Lithuania 11.87%
Australia 11.84%
Oman 11.55%
Singapore 11.50%
Hungary 11.40%
New Zealand 11.16%
Estonia 11.09%
United Kingdom 11.08%
Canada 11.04%
Denmark 10.05%
Norway 9.88%
Poland 9.84%
South Korea 9.82%
Malta 9.16%
Trinidad and Tobago 9.12%
Hong Kong 8.57%
Austria 8.51%
Iceland 8.48%
United States 8.30%
Slovenia 8.15%
Switzerland 7.98%
Bahrain 7.31%
UAE 7.19%
Netherlands 6.77%
Israel 6.68%
Germany 5.75%
Czech Republic 5.63%
Macao 4.95%
Japan 3.89%
Qatar 0.47%
Guam Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.54% 0.18%
2018 15.36% 0.13%
2017 15.23% 0.22%
2016 15.01% -2.81%
2015 17.82% -1.16%
2014 18.98% -6.91%
2013 25.89% -1.27%
2012 27.16% -2.04%
2011 29.20% 9.00%
2010 20.20% -2.16%
2009 22.36% 0.67%
2008 21.69% 0.90%
2007 20.79% 1.41%
2006 19.38% 1.45%
2005 17.93% -1.19%
2004 19.12% -3.60%
2003 22.72% -3.30%
2002 26.02% -2.98%
2001 29.00% -3.21%
2000 32.21% 2.18%
1999 30.03% 10.98%
1998 19.05% -3.21%
1997 22.26% 2.48%
1996 19.78% 0.86%
1995 18.92% 0.74%
1994 18.18% 3.97%
1993 14.21% 3.55%
1992 10.66% 0.79%
1991 9.87% 0.79%