Venezuela 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.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.88%, a 0.07% decline from 2018.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 15.95%, a 0.04% decline from 2017.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 15.99%, a 0.07% decline from 2016.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 16.06%, a 0.02% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 57.47%
Libya 49.54%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 39.76%
Namibia 37.82%
Jordan 37.28%
St. Lucia 35.95%
Botswana 35.56%
North Macedonia 35.55%
Gabon 35.52%
Bosnia 33.97%
Armenia 33.51%
Costa Rica 31.82%
Algeria 29.69%
Brazil 27.47%
Serbia 27.12%
Albania 26.99%
Guyana 26.20%
Iran 25.46%
Montenegro 25.25%
Iraq 25.16%
Turkey 24.64%
Mauritius 23.84%
Jamaica 22.07%
Colombia 20.01%
Samoa 17.55%
Lebanon 17.10%
Romania 16.78%
Maldives 16.63%
Dominican Republic 15.89%
Venezuela 15.88%
Equatorial Guinea 15.47%
Russia 15.46%
Belize 15.35%
Paraguay 15.11%
Fiji 14.97%
Suriname 13.20%
Azerbaijan 13.19%
Malaysia 11.77%
China 11.01%
Belarus 10.63%
Bulgaria 8.89%
Ecuador 8.71%
Tonga 8.58%
Turkmenistan 8.04%
Peru 7.37%
Mexico 7.15%
Guatemala 4.88%
Cuba 4.49%
Thailand 4.22%
Kazakhstan 3.67%
Venezuela Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 15.88% -0.07%
2018 15.95% -0.04%
2017 15.99% -0.07%
2016 16.06% -0.02%
2015 16.08% -0.03%
2014 16.11% -0.07%
2013 16.18% 2.07%
2012 14.11% 0.05%
2011 14.06% -0.13%
2010 14.19% 2.06%
2009 12.13% -0.23%
2008 12.36% -1.23%
2007 13.59% -1.78%
2006 15.37% -2.89%
2005 18.26% -6.90%
2004 25.16% -2.56%
2003 27.72% 0.99%
2002 26.73% 4.95%
2001 21.78% -1.42%
2000 23.20% -0.80%
1999 24.00% 5.32%
1998 18.68% 0.02%
1997 18.66% -0.92%
1996 19.58% 2.45%
1995 17.13% 2.69%
1994 14.44% 3.12%
1993 11.32% -1.71%
1992 13.03% -2.74%
1991 15.77% -2.74%