Croatia 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.
  • Croatia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 17.82%, a 5.89% decline from 2018.
  • Croatia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 23.70%, a 3.66% decline from 2017.
  • Croatia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 27.36%, a 3.93% decline from 2016.
  • Croatia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 31.29%, a 11.05% 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%
Croatia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 17.82% -5.89%
2018 23.70% -3.66%
2017 27.36% -3.93%
2016 31.29% -11.05%
2015 42.34% -3.18%
2014 45.52% -4.52%
2013 50.04% 7.98%
2012 42.06% 5.48%
2011 36.58% 4.36%
2010 32.22% 7.12%
2009 25.10% 1.54%
2008 23.56% -1.43%
2007 24.99% -3.87%
2006 28.86% -3.45%
2005 32.31% -0.43%
2004 32.74% -3.08%
2003 35.82% -0.52%
2002 36.34% -2.84%
2001 39.18% -1.90%
2000 41.07% 4.01%
1999 37.06% 4.00%
1998 33.07% 3.27%
1997 29.80% -0.87%
1996 30.67% -3.02%
1995 33.70% -2.48%
1994 36.17% -1.92%
1993 38.09% -0.86%
1992 38.96% -1.73%
1991 40.69% -1.73%