Guinea-Bissau 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.
  • Guinea-Bissau youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 4.57%, a 0.1% decline from 2021.
  • Guinea-Bissau youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 4.67%, a 0.23% decline from 2020.
  • Guinea-Bissau youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 4.90%, a 0.81% increase from 2019.
  • Guinea-Bissau youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 4.09%, a 0.04% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Somalia 35.63%
Haiti 34.03%
Yemen 25.64%
Syrian Arab Republic 22.12%
Nepal 20.60%
Comoros 20.27%
South Sudan 19.21%
Rwanda 17.41%
Tajikistan 17.41%
Zimbabwe 12.37%
Eritrea 11.09%
Central African Republic 10.90%
Togo 9.81%
Democratic Republic of Congo 9.29%
Burkina Faso 8.47%
Gambia 8.06%
Mozambique 8.05%
Guinea 7.89%
Malawi 7.73%
North Korea 6.94%
Uganda 6.58%
Ethiopia 6.33%
Senegal 4.78%
Guinea-Bissau 4.57%
Mali 4.49%
Tanzania 4.26%
Benin 4.18%
Sierra Leone 4.15%
Madagascar 3.95%
Liberia 3.08%
Chad 1.88%
Burundi 1.55%
Niger 0.71%
Guinea-Bissau Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 4.57% -0.10%
2021 4.67% -0.23%
2020 4.90% 0.81%
2019 4.09% 0.04%
2018 4.05% -0.02%
2017 4.07% -0.04%
2016 4.11% -0.04%
2015 4.15% -0.06%
2014 4.21% -0.02%
2013 4.24% -0.06%
2012 4.29% 0.02%
2011 4.28% -0.05%
2010 4.33% -0.03%
2009 4.36% -0.03%
2008 4.38% -0.02%
2007 4.41% -0.02%
2006 4.43% -0.01%
2005 4.44% -0.03%
2004 4.46% -0.03%
2003 4.49% -0.03%
2002 4.52% 0.00%
2001 4.52% 0.00%
2000 4.52% -0.05%
1999 4.57% -0.19%
1998 4.76% 0.18%
1997 4.58% 0.00%
1996 4.58% -0.08%
1995 4.66% -0.04%
1994 4.70% -0.04%
1993 4.74% -0.05%
1992 4.78% -0.02%
1991 4.80% -0.02%