Vanuatu 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.
  • Vanuatu youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.17%, a 0.03% decline from 2018.
  • Vanuatu youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 4.20%, a 0.06% decline from 2017.
  • Vanuatu youth unemployment rate for 2017 was 4.26%, a 0.03% decline from 2016.
  • Vanuatu youth unemployment rate for 2016 was 4.29%, a 0.01% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
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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%
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Vanuatu Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2019 4.17% -0.03%
2018 4.20% -0.06%
2017 4.26% -0.03%
2016 4.29% -0.01%
2015 4.30% -0.04%
2014 4.34% -0.04%
2013 4.38% 0.01%
2012 4.37% 0.01%
2011 4.36% 0.00%
2010 4.36% -4.49%
2009 8.85% 0.49%
2008 8.36% -0.04%
2007 8.40% -0.16%
2006 8.56% -0.16%
2005 8.72% -0.09%
2004 8.81% -0.03%
2003 8.84% 0.05%
2002 8.79% -0.04%
2001 8.83% -0.10%
2000 8.93% -0.02%
1999 8.95% 0.02%
1998 8.93% -0.03%
1997 8.96% 0.00%
1996 8.96% -0.06%
1995 9.02% 0.00%
1994 9.02% 0.14%
1993 8.88% 0.16%
1992 8.72% 0.06%
1991 8.66% 0.06%