Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 1.11%, a 0.02% decline from 2018.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 1.13%, a 0.03% decline from 2017.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 1.16%, a 0.04% decline from 2016.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 1.20%, a 0.02% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Cabo Verde 27.82%
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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%
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Kenya 7.17%
Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
Cameroon 5.73%
Papua New Guinea 4.25%
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Solomon Islands 1.11%
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Solomon Islands Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 1.11% -0.02%
2018 1.13% -0.03%
2017 1.16% -0.04%
2016 1.20% -0.02%
2015 1.22% -0.01%
2014 1.23% -0.03%
2013 1.26% -0.47%
2012 1.73% -0.53%
2011 2.26% -0.56%
2010 2.82% -0.60%
2009 3.42% 0.26%
2008 3.16% -0.03%
2007 3.19% -0.13%
2006 3.32% -0.14%
2005 3.46% -0.06%
2004 3.52% -0.02%
2003 3.54% 0.04%
2002 3.50% 0.08%
2001 3.42% -0.03%
2000 3.45% -0.06%
1999 3.51% 0.05%
1998 3.46% 0.02%
1997 3.44% -0.03%
1996 3.47% 0.00%
1995 3.47% 0.01%
1994 3.46% 0.03%
1993 3.43% 0.11%
1992 3.32% 0.08%
1991 3.24% 0.08%