Mongolia 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.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.96%, a 0.3% decline from 2018.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 16.26%, a 1.06% decline from 2017.
  • Mongolia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 17.32%, a 2.58% 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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Timor-Leste 12.31%
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Uzbekistan 11.31%
Honduras 10.55%
Moldova 10.51%
Bhutan 10.03%
Nicaragua 9.94%
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Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
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Mongolia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.96% -0.30%
2018 16.26% -1.06%
2017 17.32% -2.58%
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% -2.40%
2007 12.03% 0.13%
2006 11.90% 0.11%
2005 11.79% 0.22%
2004 11.57% 0.30%
2003 11.27% 0.91%
2002 10.36% 0.09%
2001 10.27% 0.00%
2000 10.27% -0.03%
1999 10.30% 0.09%
1998 10.21% 0.05%
1997 10.16% 0.02%
1996 10.14% 0.04%
1995 10.10% 0.08%
1994 10.02% 0.11%
1993 9.91% 0.16%
1992 9.75% 0.04%
1991 9.71% 0.04%