Venezuela 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.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 18.78%, a 2.47% increase from 2018.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 16.31%, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 16.31%, a 0.03% decline from 2016.
  • Venezuela youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 16.34%, a 0.14% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 55.97%
Libya 50.47%
St. Lucia 45.23%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 41.68%
Bosnia 39.70%
Namibia 39.53%
North Macedonia 39.14%
Botswana 37.35%
Gabon 35.95%
Armenia 35.49%
Jordan 35.03%
Montenegro 30.72%
Costa Rica 30.50%
Serbia 30.03%
Algeria 29.51%
Albania 28.13%
Brazil 27.39%
Iran 27.36%
Iraq 25.14%
Mauritius 23.88%
Turkey 23.68%
Jamaica 22.14%
Guyana 21.28%
Colombia 19.04%
Venezuela 18.78%
Samoa 18.13%
Lebanon 17.61%
Maldives 16.76%
Russia 16.12%
Romania 15.43%
Suriname 15.31%
Belize 15.12%
Fiji 14.83%
Azerbaijan 14.56%
Dominican Republic 13.47%
Equatorial Guinea 12.31%
Paraguay 11.42%
Malaysia 11.26%
China 10.33%
Bulgaria 9.87%
Belarus 9.71%
Ecuador 8.94%
Peru 8.37%
Turkmenistan 8.27%
Mexico 7.07%
Guatemala 4.99%
Cuba 4.20%
Kazakhstan 3.88%
Thailand 3.87%
Tonga 3.59%
Venezuela Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 18.78% 2.47%
2018 16.31% 0.00%
2017 16.31% -0.03%
2016 16.34% 0.14%
2015 16.21% 0.02%
2014 16.19% 0.01%
2013 16.18% 2.08%
2012 14.11% 0.04%
2011 14.06% -0.13%
2010 14.19% 2.06%
2009 12.13% -0.23%
2008 12.36% -1.22%
2007 13.59% -1.79%
2006 15.37% -2.89%
2005 18.26% -7.00%
2004 25.26% -2.95%
2003 28.21% 1.06%
2002 27.15% 5.20%
2001 21.96% -1.47%
2000 23.43% -0.90%
1999 24.33% 5.50%
1998 18.83% 0.06%
1997 18.77% -0.99%
1996 19.76% 2.51%
1995 17.25% 2.68%
1994 14.57% 3.20%
1993 11.37% -1.68%
1992 13.05% -2.74%
1991 15.79% -2.74%