Croatia 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.
  • Croatia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 16.62%, a 7.08% 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
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%
Croatia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 16.62% -7.08%
2018 23.70% -3.66%
2017 27.36% -3.93%
2016 31.29% -11.05%
2015 42.34% -3.19%
2014 45.53% -4.51%
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% -2.44%
2001 38.78% -1.88%
2000 40.66% 3.46%
1999 37.20% 3.79%
1998 33.41% 3.09%
1997 30.32% -0.73%
1996 31.05% -1.39%
1995 32.44% -1.64%
1994 34.08% -2.22%
1993 36.30% -2.44%
1992 38.74% -1.95%
1991 40.69% -1.95%