Tunisia 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.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 35.78%, a 0.51% decline from 2018.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 36.29%, a 0.37% increase from 2017.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 35.92%, a 0.09% decline from 2016.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 36.01%, a 0.81% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Eswatini 46.22%
West Bank and Gaza 40.04%
Tunisia 35.78%
Lesotho 34.41%
Sudan 32.12%
Georgia 29.93%
Cabo Verde 27.82%
Egypt 26.54%
India 23.01%
Zambia 22.63%
Morocco 22.29%
Congo, Rep. 21.58%
Djibouti 21.57%
Mauritania 20.98%
Sri Lanka 20.79%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.06%
Nigeria 17.69%
Angola 16.26%
Mongolia 15.96%
Ukraine 15.53%
Kyrgyz Republic 14.79%
Indonesia 13.37%
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%
Ghana 8.72%
Pakistan 7.81%
Kenya 7.17%
Bolivia 6.70%
Philippines 6.67%
Vietnam 6.64%
Cameroon 5.73%
Papua New Guinea 4.25%
Vanuatu 4.17%
Lao PDR 1.67%
Myanmar 1.50%
Solomon Islands 1.11%
Cambodia 0.37%
Tunisia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 35.78% -0.51%
2018 36.29% 0.37%
2017 35.92% -0.09%
2016 36.01% 0.81%
2015 35.20% 0.98%
2014 34.22% -0.83%
2013 35.05% -3.47%
2012 38.52% -4.11%
2011 42.63% 13.14%
2010 29.49% -1.53%
2009 31.02% 2.43%
2008 28.59% 0.56%
2007 28.03% 0.22%
2006 27.81% -0.25%
2005 28.06% -2.40%
2004 30.46% -0.24%
2003 30.70% 0.13%
2002 30.57% 0.42%
2001 30.15% -0.83%
2000 30.98% -0.29%
1999 31.27% -0.39%
1998 31.66% -0.53%
1997 32.19% 0.34%
1996 31.85% 0.38%
1995 31.47% 0.33%
1994 31.14% 0.20%
1993 30.94% 0.43%
1992 30.51% 0.41%
1991 30.10% 0.41%