Albania Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 27.79%, a 1.72% decline from 2021.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 29.51%, a 1.34% decline from 2020.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 30.85%, a 3.69% increase from 2019.
  • Albania youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 27.16%, a 1.14% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 51.52%
Libya 51.47%
St. Lucia 40.02%
Namibia 39.78%
Jordan 39.42%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 38.18%
Botswana 37.85%
Gabon 36.89%
North Macedonia 34.91%
Iraq 34.59%
Bosnia 33.47%
Costa Rica 31.89%
Algeria 29.03%
Montenegro 28.26%
Albania 27.79%
Suriname 26.18%
Iran 26.00%
Lebanon 25.50%
Guyana 25.40%
Serbia 24.85%
Armenia 24.57%
Mauritius 22.86%
Romania 21.98%
Belize 21.81%
Colombia 21.61%
Brazil 21.36%
Samoa 20.81%
Turkey 18.98%
Equatorial Guinea 16.51%
Dominican Republic 16.17%
Paraguay 15.15%
Maldives 15.13%
Fiji 14.90%
Jamaica 14.58%
Azerbaijan 13.40%
China 13.17%
Bulgaria 12.23%
Malaysia 11.70%
Venezuela 11.39%
Belarus 11.22%
Turkmenistan 10.59%
Ecuador 8.65%
Tonga 8.38%
Peru 7.45%
Mexico 6.36%
Guatemala 5.05%
Thailand 4.47%
Kazakhstan 3.85%
Cuba 3.47%
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 27.79% -1.72%
2021 29.51% -1.34%
2020 30.85% 3.69%
2019 27.16% -1.14%
2018 28.31% -3.10%
2017 31.40% -4.77%
2016 36.17% -3.70%
2015 39.87% 0.13%
2014 39.74% 8.43%
2013 31.32% 2.33%
2012 28.99% 6.25%
2011 22.73% -8.15%
2010 30.89% 3.56%
2009 27.32% 0.77%
2008 26.55% -0.07%
2007 26.62% 0.71%
2006 25.91% -0.43%
2005 26.34% -0.42%
2004 26.76% -0.97%
2003 27.73% -1.34%
2002 29.07% -1.07%
2001 30.15% -0.72%
2000 30.87% -2.85%
1999 33.71% 1.25%
1998 32.47% 4.97%
1997 27.49% 4.99%
1996 22.51% -1.04%
1995 23.55% -9.98%
1994 33.52% -7.00%
1993 40.52% -7.84%
1992 48.37% 31.63%
1991 16.74% 31.63%