Kyrgyz Republic Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Kyrgyz Republic youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 8.88%, a 0.29% decline from 2021.
  • Kyrgyz Republic youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 9.16%, a 0.59% increase from 2020.
  • Kyrgyz Republic youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 8.57%, a 0.45% decline from 2019.
  • Kyrgyz Republic youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.02%, a 1.75% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Kyrgyz Republic Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 8.88% -0.29%
2021 9.16% 0.59%
2020 8.57% -0.45%
2019 9.02% 1.75%
2018 7.27% 0.18%
2017 7.09% 0.24%
2016 6.86% 0.23%
2015 6.62% 0.22%
2014 6.40% 0.15%
2013 6.25% 0.25%
2012 6.00% 0.13%
2011 5.86% 0.32%
2010 5.54% 0.14%
2009 5.40% 0.02%
2008 5.38% 0.13%
2007 5.25% 0.22%
2006 5.04% 0.20%
2005 4.83% 0.03%
2004 4.80% 0.18%
2003 4.62% 0.29%
2002 4.33% 0.07%
2001 4.26% 0.16%
2000 4.11% 0.19%
1999 3.92% 0.19%
1998 3.72% 0.07%
1997 3.65% 0.22%
1996 3.43% 0.34%
1995 3.09% 0.35%
1994 2.75% 0.13%
1993 2.62% 0.16%
1992 2.46% 0.23%
1991 2.23% 0.23%