Uzbekistan 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.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 11.31%, a 0.02% decline from 2018.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 11.33%, a 0.06% decline from 2017.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 11.39%, a 1.17% increase from 2016.
  • Uzbekistan youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 10.22%, a 0.08% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Uzbekistan Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 11.31% -0.02%
2018 11.33% -0.06%
2017 11.39% 1.17%
2016 10.22% 0.08%
2015 10.14% 0.26%
2014 9.88% 0.43%
2013 9.45% 0.06%
2012 9.39% -0.13%
2011 9.52% -0.66%
2010 10.18% 0.73%
2009 9.45% 0.20%
2008 9.25% -0.16%
2007 9.41% -1.51%
2006 10.92% -1.69%
2005 12.61% -1.69%
2004 14.30% -1.76%
2003 16.06% -1.78%
2002 17.84% -1.74%
2001 19.58% -2.00%
2000 21.58% -2.13%
1999 23.71% 0.00%
1998 23.71% 4.12%
1997 19.59% 0.39%
1996 19.20% 5.00%
1995 14.20% 0.87%
1994 13.33% 4.18%
1993 9.15% 3.52%
1992 5.63% 1.78%
1991 3.85% 1.78%