Uzbekistan 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.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 11.59%, a 0.42% increase from 2018.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 11.17%, a 0.03% decline from 2017.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 11.20%, a 1.3% increase from 2016.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 9.89%, a 0.08% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Timor-Leste 12.63%
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Uzbekistan Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 11.59% 0.42%
2018 11.17% -0.03%
2017 11.20% 1.30%
2016 9.89% 0.08%
2015 9.81% 0.18%
2014 9.63% 0.47%
2013 9.15% 0.04%
2012 9.12% -0.11%
2011 9.23% -0.66%
2010 9.89% 0.58%
2009 9.30% 0.29%
2008 9.01% -0.16%
2007 9.18% -1.56%
2006 10.74% -1.73%
2005 12.47% -1.71%
2004 14.18% -1.85%
2003 16.03% -1.77%
2002 17.80% -1.70%
2001 19.51% -1.97%
2000 21.48% -2.11%
1999 23.59% 0.00%
1998 23.58% 4.12%
1997 19.46% 0.30%
1996 19.16% 4.96%
1995 14.20% 0.82%
1994 13.38% 4.22%
1993 9.17% 3.49%
1992 5.68% 1.89%
1991 3.79% 1.89%