Tunisia 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.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 36.26%, a 1.21% increase from 2018.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 35.06%, a 0.3% increase from 2017.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 34.75%, a 0.14% decline from 2016.
  • Tunisia youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 34.89%, a 0.73% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Eswatini 46.55%
West Bank and Gaza 41.96%
Tunisia 36.26%
Lesotho 33.68%
Sudan 31.45%
Egypt 31.05%
Georgia 30.49%
Cabo Verde 28.01%
India 23.34%
Morocco 22.08%
Zambia 21.41%
Congo, Rep. 21.37%
Sri Lanka 21.23%
Djibouti 20.85%
Sao Tome and Principe 20.70%
Ukraine 18.83%
Indonesia 17.04%
Mongolia 16.31%
Angola 15.98%
Mauritania 14.77%
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%
Myanmar 4.00%
Lao PDR 1.71%
Cambodia 1.10%
Solomon Islands 1.07%
Tunisia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 36.26% 1.21%
2018 35.06% 0.30%
2017 34.75% -0.14%
2016 34.89% 0.73%
2015 34.16% 0.58%
2014 33.58% -1.47%
2013 35.05% -3.47%
2012 38.52% -4.11%
2011 42.63% 13.15%
2010 29.49% -1.54%
2009 31.02% 2.44%
2008 28.59% 0.55%
2007 28.03% 0.22%
2006 27.81% -0.25%
2005 28.06% -2.29%
2004 30.35% -0.41%
2003 30.76% -0.02%
2002 30.78% 0.56%
2001 30.22% -0.79%
2000 31.01% -0.23%
1999 31.25% -0.43%
1998 31.67% -0.52%
1997 32.19% 0.30%
1996 31.89% 0.22%
1995 31.67% 0.39%
1994 31.28% 0.19%
1993 31.09% 0.65%
1992 30.44% 0.24%
1991 30.20% 0.24%