Paraguay 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.
  • Paraguay youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 11.42%, a 0.77% increase from 2018.
  • Paraguay youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 10.65%, a 0.15% decline from 2017.
  • Paraguay youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 10.80%, a 0.64% decline from 2016.
  • Paraguay youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 11.44%, a 0.55% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 55.97%
Libya 50.47%
St. Lucia 45.23%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.68%
Bosnia 39.70%
Namibia 39.53%
North Macedonia 39.14%
Botswana 37.35%
Gabon 35.95%
Armenia 35.49%
Jordan 35.03%
Montenegro 30.72%
Costa Rica 30.50%
Serbia 30.03%
Algeria 29.51%
Albania 28.13%
Brazil 27.39%
Iran 27.36%
Iraq 25.14%
Mauritius 23.88%
Turkey 23.68%
Jamaica 22.14%
Guyana 21.28%
Colombia 19.04%
Venezuela 18.78%
Samoa 18.13%
Lebanon 17.61%
Maldives 16.76%
Russia 16.12%
Romania 15.43%
Suriname 15.31%
Belize 15.12%
Fiji 14.83%
Azerbaijan 14.56%
Dominican Republic 13.47%
Equatorial Guinea 12.31%
Paraguay 11.42%
Malaysia 11.26%
China 10.33%
Bulgaria 9.87%
Belarus 9.71%
Ecuador 8.94%
Peru 8.37%
Turkmenistan 8.27%
Mexico 7.07%
Guatemala 4.99%
Cuba 4.20%
Kazakhstan 3.88%
Thailand 3.87%
Tonga 3.59%
Paraguay Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 11.42% 0.77%
2018 10.65% -0.15%
2017 10.80% -0.64%
2016 11.44% 0.55%
2015 10.89% -0.19%
2014 11.08% 1.60%
2013 9.48% -0.54%
2012 10.01% -1.33%
2011 11.34% 0.78%
2010 10.56% -1.25%
2009 11.82% 2.28%
2008 9.54% -0.83%
2007 10.37% -0.78%
2006 11.15% 0.81%
2005 10.34% -1.60%
2004 11.94% -1.44%
2003 13.38% -3.14%
2002 16.52% 0.12%
2001 16.40% -0.04%
2000 16.44% -0.06%
1999 16.50% 0.13%
1998 16.37% 0.03%
1997 16.34% -0.09%
1996 16.43% 0.13%
1995 16.31% 0.00%
1994 16.31% 0.07%
1993 16.24% 0.24%
1992 16.00% 0.21%
1991 15.78% 0.21%