Serbia 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.
  • Serbia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 27.12%, a 2.25% decline from 2018.
  • Serbia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 29.37%, a 2.15% decline from 2017.
  • Serbia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 31.52%, a 3% decline from 2016.
  • Serbia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 34.52%, a 8.05% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 57.47%
Libya 49.54%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 39.76%
Namibia 37.82%
Jordan 37.28%
St. Lucia 35.95%
Botswana 35.56%
North Macedonia 35.55%
Gabon 35.52%
Bosnia 33.97%
Armenia 33.51%
Costa Rica 31.82%
Algeria 29.69%
Brazil 27.47%
Serbia 27.12%
Albania 26.99%
Guyana 26.20%
Iran 25.46%
Montenegro 25.25%
Iraq 25.16%
Turkey 24.64%
Mauritius 23.84%
Jamaica 22.07%
Colombia 20.01%
Samoa 17.55%
Lebanon 17.10%
Romania 16.78%
Maldives 16.63%
Dominican Republic 15.89%
Venezuela 15.88%
Equatorial Guinea 15.47%
Russia 15.46%
Belize 15.35%
Paraguay 15.11%
Fiji 14.97%
Suriname 13.20%
Azerbaijan 13.19%
Malaysia 11.77%
China 11.01%
Belarus 10.63%
Bulgaria 8.89%
Ecuador 8.71%
Tonga 8.58%
Turkmenistan 8.04%
Peru 7.37%
Mexico 7.15%
Guatemala 4.88%
Cuba 4.49%
Thailand 4.22%
Kazakhstan 3.67%
Serbia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 27.12% -2.25%
2018 29.37% -2.15%
2017 31.52% -3.00%
2016 34.52% -8.05%
2015 42.57% -4.25%
2014 46.82% -1.92%
2013 48.74% -1.84%
2012 50.58% 0.20%
2011 50.38% 4.83%
2010 45.55% 4.83%
2009 40.72% 6.22%
2008 34.50% -8.35%
2007 42.85% -4.37%
2006 47.22% 0.73%
2005 46.49% 4.96%
2004 41.53% 6.94%
2003 34.59% 2.98%
2002 31.61% 2.19%
2001 29.42% 0.63%
2000 28.79% -1.98%
1999 30.77% -0.16%
1998 30.93% -0.03%
1997 30.96% 1.43%
1996 29.53% -0.23%
1995 29.76% 0.22%
1994 29.54% 0.22%
1993 29.32% 0.13%
1992 29.19% -0.13%
1991 29.32% -0.13%