Sudan 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.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 32.12%, a 0.1% decline from 2018.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 32.22%, a 0.18% decline from 2017.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 32.40%, a 0.19% decline from 2016.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 32.59%, a 0.09% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Eswatini 46.22%
West Bank and Gaza 40.04%
Tunisia 35.78%
Lesotho 34.41%
Sudan 32.12%
Georgia 29.93%
Cabo Verde 27.82%
Egypt 26.54%
India 23.01%
Zambia 22.63%
Morocco 22.29%
Congo, Rep. 21.58%
Djibouti 21.57%
Mauritania 20.98%
Sri Lanka 20.79%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.06%
Nigeria 17.69%
Angola 16.26%
Mongolia 15.96%
Ukraine 15.53%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.79%
Indonesia 13.37%
Timor-Leste 12.31%
Bangladesh 12.13%
Uzbekistan 11.31%
Honduras 10.55%
Moldova 10.51%
Bhutan 10.03%
Nicaragua 9.94%
El Salvador 9.46%
Ghana 8.72%
Pakistan 7.81%
Kenya 7.17%
Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
Cameroon 5.73%
Papua New Guinea 4.25%
Vanuatu 4.17%
Lao PDR 1.67%
Myanmar 1.50%
Solomon Islands 1.11%
Cambodia 0.37%
Sudan Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 32.12% -0.10%
2018 32.22% -0.18%
2017 32.40% -0.19%
2016 32.59% -0.09%
2015 32.68% -0.05%
2014 32.73% 0.05%
2013 32.68% 0.11%
2012 32.57% -0.10%
2011 32.67% 4.00%
2010 28.67% 3.86%
2009 24.81% -3.16%
2008 27.97% -0.08%
2007 28.05% -0.23%
2006 28.28% -0.23%
2005 28.51% -0.11%
2004 28.62% -0.04%
2003 28.66% 0.08%
2002 28.58% 0.20%
2001 28.38% 0.09%
2000 28.29% 0.01%
1999 28.28% 0.17%
1998 28.11% 0.10%
1997 28.01% 0.03%
1996 27.98% 0.06%
1995 27.92% 0.10%
1994 27.82% 0.14%
1993 27.68% 0.31%
1992 27.37% 0.25%
1991 27.12% 0.25%