Ukraine 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.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 19.11%, a 0.22% decline from 2020.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 19.33%, a 3.89% increase from 2019.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.44%, a 2.5% decline from 2018.
  • Ukraine youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 17.93%, a 1% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Djibouti 77.03%
Eswatini 50.00%
West Bank and Gaza 41.45%
Republic of Congo 41.42%
Tunisia 37.31%
Sudan 34.81%
Georgia 30.86%
Cabo Verde 30.62%
Lesotho 26.91%
Morocco 24.89%
India 23.89%
Sao Tome and Principe 22.75%
Mauritania 22.15%
Sri Lanka 21.12%
Ukraine 19.11%
Egypt 17.82%
Angola 17.52%
Mongolia 17.44%
Bhutan 15.47%
Indonesia 13.82%
Bangladesh 13.77%
Nigeria 13.65%
Uzbekistan 13.63%
Honduras 13.52%
Kenya 13.48%
Timor-Leste 13.45%
Nicaragua 11.27%
Zambia 11.10%
Pakistan 11.03%
El Salvador 10.16%
Kyrgyz Republic 9.16%
Moldova 9.13%
Bolivia 8.45%
Philippines 7.30%
Ghana 7.16%
Cameroon 7.13%
Vietnam 6.81%
Lao PDR 6.50%
Papua New Guinea 5.26%
Vanuatu 5.07%
Solomon Islands 1.79%
Cambodia 0.68%
Ukraine Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 19.11% -0.22%
2020 19.33% 3.89%
2019 15.44% -2.50%
2018 17.93% -1.00%
2017 18.93% -4.16%
2016 23.09% 0.51%
2015 22.58% -1.00%
2014 23.58% 5.91%
2013 17.67% -0.17%
2012 17.84% 0.00%
2011 17.84% 0.07%
2010 17.76% -0.51%
2009 18.27% 5.29%
2008 12.98% -0.07%
2007 13.05% -1.11%
2006 14.16% -1.08%
2005 15.24% -0.77%
2004 16.01% -1.00%
2003 17.01% -2.19%
2002 19.20% -1.82%
2001 21.02% -1.41%
2000 22.43% -0.51%
1999 22.94% 0.89%
1998 22.05% 4.55%
1997 17.50% 2.38%
1996 15.13% 3.94%
1995 11.18% 7.16%
1994 4.03% 0.00%
1993 4.02% 0.19%
1992 3.83% -0.01%
1991 3.84% -0.01%