Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 1.07%, a 0.06% 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 0.03% 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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Egypt 31.05%
Georgia 30.49%
Cabo Verde 28.01%
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Djibouti 20.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.70%
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Indonesia 17.04%
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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%
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Solomon Islands 1.07%
Solomon Islands Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 1.07% -0.06%
2018 1.13% -0.03%
2017 1.16% -0.03%
2016 1.20% -0.02%
2015 1.22% -0.02%
2014 1.24% -0.02%
2013 1.26% -0.46%
2012 1.72% -0.50%
2011 2.22% -0.63%
2010 2.85% -0.64%
2009 3.49% 0.38%
2008 3.10% -0.04%
2007 3.14% -0.14%
2006 3.28% -0.12%
2005 3.40% -0.10%
2004 3.50% -0.06%
2003 3.56% -0.01%
2002 3.57% 0.06%
2001 3.51% -0.02%
2000 3.53% 0.03%
1999 3.50% 0.08%
1998 3.42% 0.00%
1997 3.42% 0.00%
1996 3.42% 0.06%
1995 3.37% 0.00%
1994 3.37% 0.01%
1993 3.36% 0.15%
1992 3.21% 0.03%
1991 3.17% 0.03%