Madagascar 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.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 3.09%, a 0.04% decline from 2018.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 3.13%, a 0.07% decline from 2017.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 3.20%, a 0.07% decline from 2016.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 3.27%, a 0.04% 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%
Madagascar Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 3.09% -0.04%
2018 3.13% -0.07%
2017 3.20% -0.07%
2016 3.27% -0.04%
2015 3.31% 0.91%
2014 2.40% 0.75%
2013 1.64% 0.64%
2012 1.00% -2.39%
2011 3.40% -3.43%
2010 6.82% 1.18%
2009 5.64% 1.39%
2008 4.25% 0.78%
2007 3.47% 0.64%
2006 2.83% 0.56%
2005 2.27% -1.89%
2004 4.17% -2.72%
2003 6.88% -0.49%
2002 7.37% -0.01%
2001 7.39% -0.66%
2000 8.04% -0.03%
1999 8.07% 0.09%
1998 7.98% -0.01%
1997 7.99% -0.04%
1996 8.02% 0.02%
1995 8.00% 0.00%
1994 8.00% 0.06%
1993 7.94% 0.18%
1992 7.77% 0.02%
1991 7.74% 0.02%