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Labor > Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of female population aged 15-24 that is unemployed.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Namibia 63.8% 2008
2 Reunion 63.78% 2011
3 French Guiana 62.5% 1999
4 Bosnia and Herzegovina 60% 2011
5 Guadeloupe 59.26% 2011
6 Suriname 58.2% 1999
7 Martinique 57.63% 2011
8 South Africa 55% 2011
9 Republic of Macedonia 54.8% 2011
10 Armenia 54.7% 2008
11 Egypt 54.1% 2010
12 Greece 51.5% 2011
13 Guyana 50% 2011
14 Palestine 49.6% 2010
15 Swaziland 48.3% 1997
16 Jordan 46.8% 2011
17 Solomon Islands 46.1% 1999
18 Saudi Arabia 45.8% 2008
19 Saint Lucia 45.5% 2004
20 Dominican Republic 44.5% 2007
21 Spain 44.4% 2011
22 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 43.2% 1991
23 Cape Verde 42.1% 1990
24 Lesotho 41.9% 2008
25 Serbia 41.3% 2008
26 Georgia 40.7% 2008
=27 Syria 40.2% 2010
=27 Gabon 40.2% 1993
29 Montenegro 40% 2011
30 Grenada 39.4% 1998
31 French Polynesia 39.1% 2002
32 Jamaica 37.9% 2011
33 Algeria 37.5% 2010
34 Croatia 36.8% 2011
35 Iran 33.9% 2008
36 Slovakia 33.6% 2011
37 Bahrain 32.6% 2004
38 Italy 32% 2011
39 Portugal 31.7% 2011
=40 Maldives 30.5% 2006
=40 Lithuania 30.5% 2011
42 Colombia 29.9% 2008
43 Tunisia 29.3% 2005
44 Poland 28.9% 2011
45 Belize 28.8% 2005
46 Barbados 28.7% 2003
47 Latvia 28.6% 2011
48 Albania 28.3% 2009
49 Seychelles 28.1% 1994
50 Mauritius 28% 2011
51 Dominica 25.4% 2001
52 Bulgaria 25.2% 2011
53 Sri Lanka 24.7% 2010
54 Hungary 24.6% 2011
55 Puerto Rico 24.5% 2011
56 Romania 23.8% 2011
57 Saint Helena 23.5% 1998
58 Ireland 23.3% 2011
59 France 23.2% 2011
60 Brazil 23.1% 2009
61 Indonesia 23% 2009
62 Aruba 22.9% 2007
=63 Venezuela 22% 2011
=63 Sweden 22% 2011
65 United Arab Emirates 21.8% 2008
=66 The Bahamas 21.7% 2007
=66 Uruguay 21.7% 2011
=68 Costa Rica 21.6% 2011
=68 Antigua and Barbuda 21.6% 2001
=70 Lebanon 21.5% 2007
=70 Cyprus 21.5% 2011
=72 Chile 21.1% 2011
=72 Haiti 21.1% 1999
74 Luxembourg 20.8% 2011
=75 Turkey 20.7% 2011
=75 Estonia 20.7% 2011
=75 Mongolia 20.7% 2003
78 Senegal 20.1% 2006
79 Cook Islands 19.8% 1991
80 Zambia 19.5% 2000
81 Philippines 19.3% 2009
=82 Ukraine 18.7% 2011
=82 Belgium 18.7% 2011
84 Finland 18.4% 2011
85 Czech Republic 17.9% 2011
86 Paraguay 17.8% 2011
87 United Kingdom 17.7% 2011
88 Morocco 17.4% 2011
=89 Fiji 16.8% 1996
=89 Slovenia 16.8% 2011
91 Ghana 16.7% 2000
92 Anguilla 16.6% 2001
93 Kyrgyzstan 16.2% 2006
94 New Zealand 16.1% 2011
95 Moldova 15.8% 2011
=96 United States 15.7% 2011
=96 Russia 15.7% 2011
98 Samoa 15.5% 2001
99 Azerbaijan 15.2% 2011
100 Tonga 15.1% 2003
101 Panama 14.6% 2011
=102 Botswana 14% 2000
=102 Malta 14% 2011
104 Bangladesh 13.6% 2005
=105 Sao Tome and Principe 13.5% 1991
=105 Yemen 13.5% 1999
107 Cayman Islands 13.3% 2008
108 Trinidad and Tobago 12.9% 2008
109 Denmark 12.7% 2011
110 Faeroe Islands 12.5% 2005
111 Canada 12.3% 2011
=112 Malaysia 11.8% 2008
=112 American Samoa 11.8% 1990
=112 Bolivia 11.8% 2002
115 India 11.5% 2010
116 Israel 11.3% 2011
=117 Ethiopia 11.2% 2005
=117 Honduras 11.2% 2005
119 Bhutan 10.9% 2011
120 Australia 10.8% 2011
121 Iceland 10.7% 2011
122 Pakistan 10.5% 2008
123 Mexico 10.4% 2011
124 Tanzania 10.1% 2006
125 Kuwait 10% 2005
126 Nicaragua 9.7% 2006
127 Qatar 8.9% 2011
128 Austria 8.8% 2011
129 El Salvador 8.3% 2007
130 South Korea 8.1% 2011
=131 Norway 7.9% 2011
=131 Hong Kong 7.9% 2011
=131 Switzerland 7.9% 2011
=134 Netherlands 7.8% 2011
=134 Germany 7.8% 2011
=136 Zimbabwe 7.6% 2004
=136 Niue 7.6% 2001
=136 Bermuda 7.6% 2000
139 Monaco 7.4% 2000
140 British Virgin Islands 7.2% 1991
141 Japan 7.1% 2011
142 Liberia 6.6% 2010
143 Kazakhstan 5% 2011
144 Vietnam 4.9% 2004
145 Macau 4.7% 2011
146 Northern Mariana Islands 4.3% 2003
147 Laos 3.9% 1995
=148 Sierra Leone 3.5% 2004
=148 Cuba 3.5% 2008
150 Cambodia 3.3% 2008
151 Thailand 3% 2011
=152 Burkina Faso 2.9% 2006
=152 Singapore 2.9% 1990
154 Madagascar 2.8% 2005
155 Nepal 2.2% 1999
156 Niger 1.7% 2001
157 Uganda 1.2% 1991
158 Benin 0.6% 2002
159 Rwanda 0.5% 1996
160 Burundi 0.4% 1990

Citation

"All countries compared for Labor > Unemployment > Youth unemployment, female", United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Unemployment/Youth-unemployment,-female

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