Poland 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.
  • Poland youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 8.71%, a 3.21% decline from 2021.
  • Poland youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 11.92%, a 1.11% increase from 2020.
  • Poland youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 10.81%, a 0.95% increase from 2019.
  • Poland youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.86%, a 1.91% 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%
Poland Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 8.71% -3.21%
2021 11.92% 1.11%
2020 10.81% 0.95%
2019 9.86% -1.91%
2018 11.76% -3.05%
2017 14.82% -2.85%
2016 17.67% -3.11%
2015 20.78% -3.07%
2014 23.85% -3.44%
2013 27.29% 0.80%
2012 26.49% 0.75%
2011 25.74% 2.05%
2010 23.69% 3.12%
2009 20.57% 3.34%
2008 17.24% -4.36%
2007 21.60% -8.13%
2006 29.72% -7.04%
2005 36.76% -3.18%
2004 39.95% -1.26%
2003 41.20% 0.00%
2002 41.20% 2.45%
2001 38.75% 3.80%
2000 34.95% 6.19%
1999 28.76% 7.86%
1998 20.91% -1.46%
1997 22.37% -5.71%
1996 28.08% -2.62%
1995 30.69% -1.33%
1994 32.02% 2.30%
1993 29.73% 2.21%
1992 27.51% 0.97%
1991 26.54% 0.97%