Sudan 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.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 31.45%, a 0.83% decline from 2018.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 32.27%, a 0.09% decline from 2017.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 32.36%, a 0.16% decline from 2016.
  • Sudan youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 32.52%, a 0.09% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Eswatini 46.55%
West Bank and Gaza 41.96%
Tunisia 36.26%
Lesotho 33.68%
Sudan 31.45%
Egypt 31.05%
Georgia 30.49%
Cabo Verde 28.01%
India 23.34%
Morocco 22.08%
Zambia 21.41%
Congo, Rep. 21.37%
Sri Lanka 21.23%
Djibouti 20.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.70%
Ukraine 18.83%
Indonesia 17.04%
Mongolia 16.31%
Angola 15.98%
Mauritania 14.77%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.35%
Nigeria 13.96%
Nicaragua 12.97%
Timor-Leste 12.63%
Moldova 12.49%
Bangladesh 11.87%
Uzbekistan 11.59%
Bhutan 10.50%
Honduras 10.28%
El Salvador 9.55%
Ghana 9.16%
Pakistan 8.88%
Vanuatu 8.76%
Vietnam 7.29%
Kenya 7.24%
Bolivia 6.91%
Philippines 6.19%
Cameroon 5.82%
Papua New Guinea 4.49%
Myanmar 4.00%
Lao PDR 1.71%
Cambodia 1.10%
Solomon Islands 1.07%
Sudan Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 31.45% -0.83%
2018 32.27% -0.09%
2017 32.36% -0.16%
2016 32.52% -0.09%
2015 32.61% 0.00%
2014 32.61% -0.18%
2013 32.80% -0.22%
2012 33.01% 0.34%
2011 32.67% 4.13%
2010 28.54% 3.82%
2009 24.73% -3.02%
2008 27.74% -0.02%
2007 27.76% -0.27%
2006 28.03% -0.34%
2005 28.37% -0.13%
2004 28.49% -0.04%
2003 28.54% 0.12%
2002 28.42% 0.35%
2001 28.06% 0.05%
2000 28.01% -0.04%
1999 28.04% 0.29%
1998 27.76% 0.02%
1997 27.74% 0.01%
1996 27.73% 0.10%
1995 27.63% -0.02%
1994 27.65% 0.09%
1993 27.56% 0.39%
1992 27.16% 0.22%
1991 26.95% 0.22%