Mongolia 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.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 16.31%, a 0.92% decline from 2018.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 17.22%, a 0.09% decline from 2017.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 17.32%, a 2.59% decline from 2016.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 19.90%, a 7.29% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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West Bank and Gaza 41.96%
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Sudan 31.45%
Egypt 31.05%
Georgia 30.49%
Cabo Verde 28.01%
India 23.34%
Morocco 22.08%
Zambia 21.41%
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Sao Tome and Principe 20.70%
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Indonesia 17.04%
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Mauritania 14.77%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.35%
Nigeria 13.96%
Nicaragua 12.97%
Timor-Leste 12.63%
Moldova 12.49%
Bangladesh 11.87%
Uzbekistan 11.59%
Bhutan 10.50%
Honduras 10.28%
El Salvador 9.55%
Ghana 9.16%
Pakistan 8.88%
Vanuatu 8.76%
Vietnam 7.29%
Kenya 7.24%
Bolivia 6.91%
Philippines 6.19%
Cameroon 5.82%
Papua New Guinea 4.49%
Myanmar 4.00%
Lao PDR 1.71%
Cambodia 1.10%
Solomon Islands 1.07%
Mongolia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 16.31% -0.92%
2018 17.22% -0.09%
2017 17.32% -2.59%
2016 19.90% 7.29%
2015 12.61% 0.75%
2014 11.86% 1.34%
2013 10.52% 2.24%
2012 8.28% -1.88%
2011 10.16% -4.22%
2010 14.38% 4.40%
2009 9.98% 0.35%
2008 9.63% -2.44%
2007 12.08% 0.11%
2006 11.97% 0.08%
2005 11.88% 0.28%
2004 11.61% 0.28%
2003 11.33% 0.92%
2002 10.42% 0.11%
2001 10.31% -0.01%
2000 10.32% 0.01%
1999 10.31% 0.12%
1998 10.19% 0.04%
1997 10.15% 0.02%
1996 10.13% 0.10%
1995 10.03% 0.02%
1994 10.01% 0.01%
1993 10.00% 0.10%
1992 9.90% 0.04%
1991 9.86% 0.04%