Estonia 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.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 20.15%, a 3.51% increase from 2021.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 16.64%, a 1.78% decline from 2020.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 18.42%, a 6.8% increase from 2019.
  • Estonia youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 11.62%, a 0.44% decline from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 38.02%
French Polynesia 36.37%
Greece 30.05%
Spain 28.34%
Uruguay 27.58%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 27.20%
Barbados 24.49%
Italy 23.93%
Brunei 23.89%
Bahamas 23.85%
Saudi Arabia 23.77%
Sweden 20.68%
Panama 20.19%
Estonia 20.15%
Slovak Republic 19.30%
Cyprus 18.69%
Argentina 18.57%
Portugal 17.80%
France 17.75%
Croatia 17.56%
Luxembourg 17.54%
Chile 17.25%
Belgium 16.27%
Kuwait 15.38%
Channel Islands 14.79%
Finland 14.47%
Guam 13.64%
Latvia 13.20%
Puerto Rico 13.11%
Hong Kong 12.96%
Trinidad and Tobago 11.57%
Slovenia 11.09%
Lithuania 11.05%
Iceland 10.73%
Hungary 10.22%
Canada 10.01%
United Kingdom 9.94%
Norway 9.64%
Austria 9.40%
UAE 9.29%
New Zealand 9.23%
Ireland 9.15%
Denmark 8.78%
Poland 8.71%
Australia 8.29%
Malta 8.27%
United States 7.89%
Netherlands 7.79%
Oman 7.47%
Switzerland 7.37%
Czech Republic 7.08%
Macao 7.05%
South Korea 6.88%
Bahrain 6.63%
Singapore 6.12%
Israel 6.03%
Germany 5.75%
Japan 4.23%
Qatar 0.30%
Estonia Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 20.15% 3.51%
2021 16.64% -1.78%
2020 18.42% 6.80%
2019 11.62% -0.44%
2018 12.06% -0.12%
2017 12.18% -1.94%
2016 14.12% -0.22%
2015 14.33% -0.63%
2014 14.96% -3.74%
2013 18.70% -2.15%
2012 20.85% -1.54%
2011 22.39% -10.55%
2010 32.94% 5.52%
2009 27.42% 15.40%
2008 12.02% 1.93%
2007 10.09% -2.01%
2006 12.10% -3.02%
2005 15.12% -10.49%
2004 25.61% -1.10%
2003 26.72% 6.52%
2002 20.20% -3.64%
2001 23.84% 2.73%
2000 21.12% -0.93%
1999 22.05% 7.21%
1998 14.84% -3.60%
1997 18.43% 2.65%
1996 15.79% 1.84%
1995 13.94% 2.61%
1994 11.33% 0.47%
1993 10.86% 3.47%
1992 7.39% 3.97%
1991 3.41% 3.97%