Qatar 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.
  • Qatar youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 0.38%, a 0.07% decline from 2018.
  • Qatar youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 0.45%, a 0.07% decline from 2017.
  • Qatar youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 0.52%, a 0.02% increase from 2016.
  • Qatar youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 0.49%, a 0.1% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
French Polynesia 36.92%
Greece 35.11%
New Caledonia 34.21%
Spain 32.90%
Barbados 30.22%
Brunei 30.03%
Italy 29.30%
Saudi Arabia 28.59%
Uruguay 27.05%
Argentina 25.35%
Bahamas 23.51%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.54%
Puerto Rico 19.74%
France 19.15%
Chile 18.97%
Portugal 18.45%
Croatia 17.82%
Sweden 17.78%
Finland 16.30%
Slovak Republic 16.21%
Channel Islands 15.86%
Kuwait 15.80%
Belgium 15.68%
Cyprus 15.62%
Luxembourg 14.89%
Guam 13.92%
Oman 13.19%
Ireland 13.07%
Estonia 12.56%
Lithuania 12.39%
Latvia 12.28%
Australia 12.06%
Poland 11.60%
United Kingdom 11.31%
New Zealand 11.23%
Hungary 11.09%
South Korea 10.97%
Canada 10.77%
Panama 10.04%
Hong Kong 10.03%
Denmark 9.82%
Norway 9.33%
Singapore 9.29%
Slovenia 9.11%
United States 8.54%
Austria 8.37%
Malta 8.24%
Iceland 7.80%
Switzerland 7.40%
UAE 7.34%
Israel 7.26%
Czech Republic 6.38%
Trinidad and Tobago 6.37%
Netherlands 6.35%
Macao 5.73%
Germany 5.42%
Bahrain 4.63%
Japan 3.67%
Qatar 0.38%
Qatar Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 0.38% -0.07%
2018 0.45% -0.07%
2017 0.52% 0.02%
2016 0.49% -0.10%
2015 0.60% -0.17%
2014 0.76% -0.37%
2013 1.14% -0.47%
2012 1.61% 0.29%
2011 1.32% -0.05%
2010 1.37% 0.19%
2009 1.17% 0.15%
2008 1.02% -0.54%
2007 1.56% -0.81%
2006 2.37% -0.87%
2005 3.24% -0.79%
2004 4.03% -0.38%
2003 4.41% 0.01%
2002 4.39% 0.16%
2001 4.23% 0.07%
2000 4.16% -1.21%
1999 5.38% 0.14%
1998 5.24% 0.25%
1997 4.99% -0.86%
1996 5.85% -0.44%
1995 6.28% -0.40%
1994 6.69% -0.15%
1993 6.83% 1.89%
1992 4.94% 0.99%
1991 3.95% 0.99%