Haiti 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.
  • Haiti youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 30.66%, a 0.65% increase from 2018.
  • Haiti youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 30.01%, a 0.29% decline from 2017.
  • Haiti youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 30.30%, a 0.27% decline from 2016.
  • Haiti youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 30.57%, a 0.15% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Haiti 30.66%
Yemen 24.04%
Syrian Arab Republic 20.94%
Tajikistan 20.82%
South Sudan 18.78%
Afghanistan 17.43%
Somalia 16.99%
Mali 14.74%
Gambia 12.47%
Comoros 9.88%
Sierra Leone 8.97%
Eritrea 8.76%
Burkina Faso 8.31%
Senegal 8.21%
Zimbabwe 8.09%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.98%
Malawi 7.52%
Mozambique 6.87%
North Korea 6.39%
Central African Republic 5.71%
Guinea 5.32%
Benin 4.40%
Guinea-Bissau 3.91%
Tanzania 3.57%
Togo 3.47%
Ethiopia 3.23%
Madagascar 3.09%
Chad 3.09%
Uganda 2.70%
Burundi 2.69%
Liberia 2.31%
Nepal 2.30%
Rwanda 1.71%
Niger 0.64%
Haiti Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 30.66% 0.65%
2018 30.01% -0.29%
2017 30.30% -0.27%
2016 30.57% -0.15%
2015 30.71% -0.08%
2014 30.80% -0.13%
2013 30.92% 0.07%
2012 30.85% -1.10%
2011 31.95% -1.46%
2010 33.41% -0.83%
2009 34.24% -0.17%
2008 34.41% -1.31%
2007 35.72% 2.43%
2006 33.29% 2.29%
2005 31.00% 2.27%
2004 28.73% 2.41%
2003 26.32% 2.35%
2002 23.96% 2.35%
2001 21.62% 2.14%
2000 19.48% 2.17%
1999 17.31% 0.13%
1998 17.18% 0.05%
1997 17.14% 0.06%
1996 17.07% 0.19%
1995 16.89% -0.25%
1994 17.14% 0.24%
1993 16.90% 0.34%
1992 16.56% 0.28%
1991 16.28% 0.28%