Ukraine 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.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.53%, a 2.47% decline from 2018.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 18.00%, a 1% decline from 2017.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 19.00%, a 4.12% decline from 2016.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 23.12%, a 0.62% 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%
Ukraine Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.53% -2.47%
2018 18.00% -1.00%
2017 19.00% -4.12%
2016 23.12% 0.62%
2015 22.50% -0.74%
2014 23.24% 5.84%
2013 17.40% -0.05%
2012 17.45% -0.05%
2011 17.50% 0.12%
2010 17.38% -0.46%
2009 17.84% 4.55%
2008 13.29% 0.00%
2007 13.29% -0.87%
2006 14.16% -0.74%
2005 14.90% -0.81%
2004 15.71% -0.84%
2003 16.55% -1.76%
2002 18.31% -1.59%
2001 19.90% -1.03%
2000 20.93% -0.13%
1999 21.06% 0.88%
1998 20.18% 3.98%
1997 16.20% 2.15%
1996 14.05% 3.45%
1995 10.60% 6.34%
1994 4.26% -0.08%
1993 4.34% 0.13%
1992 4.21% -0.03%
1991 4.24% -0.03%