Mauritius Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 25.26%, a 0.7% increase from 2020.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 24.55%, a 2.69% increase from 2019.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 21.87%, a 2.04% decline from 2018.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 23.90%, a 0.05% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 64.18%
Libya 50.45%
Costa Rica 45.36%
Botswana 41.20%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.09%
Jordan 40.53%
Namibia 40.44%
St. Lucia 38.69%
Gabon 38.43%
Armenia 36.09%
North Macedonia 34.12%
Bosnia 32.87%
Brazil 31.90%
Algeria 31.88%
Montenegro 31.56%
Suriname 30.53%
Serbia 30.41%
Guyana 29.85%
Lebanon 29.60%
Albania 27.84%
Iran 27.21%
Iraq 27.20%
Colombia 26.45%
Jamaica 26.11%
Mauritius 25.26%
Turkey 24.31%
Dominican Republic 20.60%
Romania 20.57%
Samoa 19.69%
Belize 19.27%
Equatorial Guinea 18.29%
Fiji 18.06%
Maldives 17.74%
Russia 16.89%
Azerbaijan 16.49%
Paraguay 16.27%
Malaysia 15.60%
Venezuela 14.94%
Ecuador 14.23%
Bulgaria 14.16%
China 11.35%
Belarus 11.31%
Peru 11.16%
Tonga 11.12%
Turkmenistan 11.01%
Mexico 8.13%
Cuba 7.39%
Guatemala 7.21%
Thailand 6.98%
Kazakhstan 3.73%
Mauritius Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 25.26% 0.70%
2020 24.55% 2.69%
2019 21.87% -2.04%
2018 23.90% -0.05%
2017 23.95% 1.21%
2016 22.74% -2.63%
2015 25.37% 0.83%
2014 24.54% 2.54%
2013 22.00% -1.35%
2012 23.35% 1.94%
2011 21.41% -1.88%
2010 23.30% 2.01%
2009 21.29% 2.17%
2008 19.12% -5.35%
2007 24.47% 1.21%
2006 23.26% -2.50%
2005 25.75% 0.96%
2004 24.79% -0.44%
2003 25.23% -0.43%
2002 25.66% -1.92%
2001 27.58% 1.23%
2000 26.35% 0.42%
1999 25.93% 0.59%
1998 25.34% 0.56%
1997 24.78% 0.64%
1996 24.13% 0.70%
1995 23.43% 0.47%
1994 22.96% 0.46%
1993 22.50% 0.44%
1992 22.06% 0.38%
1991 21.68% 0.38%