Togo 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.
  • Togo youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 8.89%, a 0.11% decline from 2018.
  • Togo youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 9.00%, a 0.17% decline from 2017.
  • Togo youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 9.17%, a 2.73% increase from 2016.
  • Togo youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 6.44%, a 2.2% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Haiti 29.67%
Yemen 24.24%
Syrian Arab Republic 20.84%
Somalia 19.82%
South Sudan 18.57%
Comoros 18.29%
Afghanistan 17.22%
Mali 16.66%
Tajikistan 12.88%
Gambia 12.44%
Eritrea 10.90%
Togo 8.89%
Sierra Leone 8.88%
Zimbabwe 8.13%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.75%
Senegal 7.66%
Burkina Faso 7.64%
Malawi 7.40%
Mozambique 6.72%
Central African Republic 6.55%
North Korea 5.88%
Guinea 5.04%
Benin 4.88%
Guinea-Bissau 4.59%
Nepal 4.57%
Tanzania 3.48%
Chad 3.26%
Ethiopia 3.17%
Madagascar 3.12%
Burundi 2.62%
Uganda 2.48%
Liberia 2.12%
Rwanda 1.66%
Niger 0.60%
Togo Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 8.89% -0.11%
2018 9.00% -0.17%
2017 9.17% 2.73%
2016 6.44% 2.20%
2015 4.24% 0.28%
2014 3.96% 0.26%
2013 3.70% 0.30%
2012 3.40% 0.28%
2011 3.12% -0.71%
2010 3.83% -0.74%
2009 4.57% -0.57%
2008 5.14% -0.99%
2007 6.13% -1.22%
2006 7.35% -0.19%
2005 7.54% -0.14%
2004 7.68% -0.08%
2003 7.76% 0.02%
2002 7.74% 0.10%
2001 7.64% -0.02%
2000 7.66% -0.02%
1999 7.68% 0.08%
1998 7.60% 0.02%
1997 7.58% -0.06%
1996 7.64% -0.05%
1995 7.69% 0.10%
1994 7.59% 0.10%
1993 7.49% 0.12%
1992 7.37% 0.08%
1991 7.29% 0.08%