New Caledonia 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.
  • New Caledonia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 39.33%, a 0.07% increase from 2018.
  • New Caledonia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 39.26%, a 0.08% increase from 2017.
  • New Caledonia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 39.18%, a 0.2% increase from 2016.
  • New Caledonia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 38.98%, a 0.28% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 39.33%
French Polynesia 37.78%
Greece 35.11%
Spain 32.61%
Barbados 30.15%
Saudi Arabia 29.63%
Uruguay 29.40%
Italy 29.22%
Argentina 25.97%
Bahamas 24.50%
Brunei 21.70%
Puerto Rico 20.43%
Sweden 20.22%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 19.88%
Chile 19.62%
France 19.54%
Portugal 18.29%
Finland 17.09%
Luxembourg 16.82%
Croatia 16.62%
Slovak Republic 16.11%
Cyprus 16.04%
Kuwait 15.73%
Guam 15.54%
Channel Islands 15.34%
Belgium 14.25%
Panama 13.03%
Ireland 12.56%
Latvia 12.48%
Lithuania 11.87%
Australia 11.84%
Oman 11.55%
Singapore 11.50%
Hungary 11.40%
New Zealand 11.16%
Estonia 11.09%
United Kingdom 11.08%
Canada 11.04%
Denmark 10.05%
Norway 9.88%
Poland 9.84%
South Korea 9.82%
Malta 9.16%
Trinidad and Tobago 9.12%
Hong Kong 8.57%
Austria 8.51%
Iceland 8.48%
United States 8.30%
Slovenia 8.15%
Switzerland 7.98%
Bahrain 7.31%
UAE 7.19%
Netherlands 6.77%
Israel 6.68%
Germany 5.75%
Czech Republic 5.63%
Macao 4.95%
Japan 3.89%
Qatar 0.47%
New Caledonia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 39.33% 0.07%
2018 39.26% 0.08%
2017 39.18% 0.20%
2016 38.98% 0.28%
2015 38.70% 0.15%
2014 38.55% 0.20%
2013 38.35% 0.48%
2012 37.87% 0.95%
2011 36.92% 0.57%
2010 36.35% -0.20%
2009 36.55% -1.30%
2008 37.85% -0.15%
2007 38.00% -0.47%
2006 38.47% -0.85%
2005 39.32% -0.70%
2004 40.02% -0.52%
2003 40.54% -0.96%
2002 41.50% -0.62%
2001 42.12% -0.40%
2000 42.52% -0.41%
1999 42.93% -0.43%
1998 43.36% 0.65%
1997 42.71% 0.02%
1996 42.69% 1.13%
1995 41.56% 0.27%
1994 41.29% 0.26%
1993 41.03% 0.20%
1992 40.83% 0.39%
1991 40.44% 0.39%