Djibouti Youth Unemployment Rate 1960-2024

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Djibouti youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 77.14%, a 2.93% decline from 2021.
  • Djibouti youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 80.07%, a 1.79% decline from 2020.
  • Djibouti youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 81.86%, a 6.18% increase from 2019.
  • Djibouti youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 75.68%, a 0.73% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Djibouti 77.14%
Eswatini 48.25%
Republic of Congo 42.09%
Tunisia 40.58%
West Bank and Gaza 35.95%
Sudan 34.05%
Georgia 30.38%
Bhutan 29.61%
Cabo Verde 29.33%
Angola 28.01%
Lesotho 25.16%
Sri Lanka 24.74%
Mauritania 24.28%
Morocco 23.84%
Sao Tome and Principe 21.40%
India 17.83%
Egypt 15.72%
Indonesia 14.05%
Bangladesh 12.54%
Honduras 12.45%
Kenya 12.15%
Mongolia 11.53%
Vanuatu 10.99%
Uzbekistan 10.97%
Myanmar 10.02%
Nicaragua 9.70%
Pakistan 9.69%
Zambia 8.21%
Kyrgyz Republic 8.18%
El Salvador 7.49%
Philippines 7.19%
Nigeria 6.82%
Cameroon 6.61%
Ghana 6.60%
Lao PDR 6.32%
Bolivia 6.27%
Vietnam 5.92%
Papua New Guinea 4.93%
Timor-Leste 3.93%
Solomon Islands 3.07%
Moldova 2.82%
Cambodia 0.78%
Ukraine 0.00%
Kosovo 0.00%
Kiribati 0.00%
Micronesia 0.00%
Djibouti Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 77.14% -2.93%
2021 80.07% -1.79%
2020 81.86% 6.18%
2019 75.68% 0.73%
2018 74.95% 0.92%
2017 74.04% 0.68%
2016 73.36% 0.03%
2015 73.34% 0.13%
2014 73.21% 0.54%
2013 72.66% 0.40%
2012 72.26% 0.11%
2011 72.16% 0.45%
2010 71.71% 1.21%
2009 70.49% 1.63%
2008 68.86% 0.86%
2007 68.01% 0.96%
2006 67.05% 1.10%
2005 65.94% 1.00%
2004 64.95% 0.91%
2003 64.03% 0.70%
2002 63.34% 0.84%
2001 62.50% 0.46%
2000 62.04% 0.60%
1999 61.44% -0.28%
1998 61.72% -0.08%
1997 61.80% 0.41%
1996 61.39% 0.19%
1995 61.20% 0.93%
1994 60.26% 0.33%
1993 59.94% 2.13%
1992 57.80% -0.12%
1991 57.92% 57.92%
1990 0.00% 0.00%
1989 0.00% 0.00%
1988 0.00% 0.00%
1987 0.00% 0.00%
1986 0.00% 0.00%
1985 0.00% 0.00%
1984 0.00% 0.00%
1983 0.00% 0.00%
1982 0.00% 0.00%
1981 0.00% 0.00%
1980 0.00% 0.00%
1979 0.00% 0.00%
1978 0.00% 0.00%
1977 0.00% 0.00%
1976 0.00% 0.00%
1975 0.00% 0.00%
1974 0.00% 0.00%
1973 0.00% 0.00%
1972 0.00% 0.00%
1971 0.00% 0.00%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%