Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education

This key economic indicator for the Education sector has been recently updated.

  1. West Bank and Gaza grew 14.3points of Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education in 2018, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2013 West Bank and Gaza Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education grew 5.7points year on year totalising 28.57 Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education.
  3. In 2018 Namibia was number 4 in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education.
  4. In 2017 Rwanda was ranked number 19 in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education reaching 16.61 Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education, compared to 88 in 2016.

Top Countries in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education

# 105 Countries Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Kosovo
53.98 % 2018 +1.5 % NA View data
2 #2
South Africa
32.66 % 2018 -2.0 % +0.9 % View data
3 #3
Slovakia
29.73 % 2018 -0.1 % -6.8 % View data
4 #4
Namibia
29.21 % 2018 +2.4 % +4.9 % View data
5 #5
West Bank and Gaza
28.57 % 2018 +14.3 % +5.7 % View data
6 #6
Spain
26.16 % 2018 +6.7 % -5.7 % View data
7 #7
Macedonia
25.94 % 2018 -1.8 % -5.2 % View data
8 #8
Greece
25.81 % 2018 +8.2 % -2.6 % View data
9 #9
Bosnia and Herzegovina
23.19 % 2018 -3.2 % NA View data
10 #10
Montenegro
22.26 % 2018 -0.2 % -11.7 % View data
11 #11
Lithuania
21.46 % 2018 +6.2 % -7.9 % View data
12 #12
Croatia
19.78 % 2018 +1.0 % -1.2 % View data
13 #13
Kyrgyzstan
19.65 % 2013 -4.0 % NA View data
14 #14
Sweden
19.13 % 2018 +3.3 % +0.4 % View data
15 #15
Latvia
18.94 % 2018 +2.2 % -5.5 % View data
16 #16
Bulgaria
18.62 % 2018 +6.1 % -8.4 % View data
17 #17
Finland
17.78 % 2018 -0.9 % +0.7 % View data
18 #18
France
17.49 % 2018 +3.4 % +1.4 % View data
19 #19
Rwanda
16.61 % 2017 NA +164.4 % View data
20 #20
Armenia
16.13 % 2018 -7.3 % +1.9 % View data
21 #21
Italy
15.88 % 2018 +3.4 % +0.1 % View data
22 #22
Cyprus
15.21 % 2018 +11.2 % -4.9 % View data
23 #23
Czech Republic
14.69 % 2018 +13.1 % -10.6 % View data
24 #24
Brazil
14.66 % 2018 -4.5 % +13.7 % View data
25 #25
Belgium
14.46 % 2018 +4.8 % -0.8 % View data
26 #26
Albania
14.23 % 2018 +0.5 % +0.3 % View data
27 #27
Russia
13.48 % 2018 -0.2 % -0.3 % View data
28 #28
Austria
13.06 % 2018 +1.0 % +5.0 % View data
29 #29
Yemen
12.75 % 2014 NA -11.4 % View data
30 #30
Ireland
12.49 % 2018 +7.2 % -10.3 % View data
31 #31
Poland
12.27 % 2018 +2.9 % -9.6 % View data
32 #32
Serbia
12.15 % 2018 +11.5 % -13.0 % View data
33 #33
Slovenia
12.06 % 2018 +10.8 % -7.1 % View data
34 #34
Canada
11.85 % 2018 -8.5 % -4.2 % View data
35 #35
Hungary
11.30 % 2018 +2.0 % -13.7 % View data
36 #36
Laos
11.02 % 2017 NA NA View data
37 #37
Israel
10.99 % 2013 -16.0 % -1.4 % View data
38 #38
Georgia
10.53 % 2018 -3.7 % -7.5 % View data
39 #39
Argentina
10.51 % 2017 NA +5.1 % View data
40 #40
Estonia
10.50 % 2018 -3.3 % -6.3 % View data
41 #41
Brunei
10.44 % 2017 NA +7.3 % View data
42 #42
Portugal
10.41 % 2018 +9.6 % -9.3 % View data
43 #43
Tunisia
10.33 % 2013 -33.0 % -3.9 % View data
44 #44
Costa Rica
10.20 % 2018 +14.7 % +0.2 % View data
45 #45
New Zealand
10.05 % 2013 -5.9 % NA View data
46 #46
Turkey
9.78 % 2018 +1.1 % +3.4 % View data
47 #47
Norway
9.66 % 2018 +3.1 % +4.8 % View data
48 #48
Luxembourg
9.47 % 2018 +7.3 % -1.6 % View data
49 #49
Germany
9.19 % 2018 -2.7 % -4.9 % View data
50 #50
Denmark
9.12 % 2018 +1.5 % -3.8 % View data
51 #51
Uruguay
9.05 % 2018 -3.7 % +3.6 % View data
52 #52
Netherlands
8.99 % 2018 +9.3 % -4.3 % View data
53 #53
Switzerland
8.60 % 2018 +5.2 % +0.8 % View data
54 #54
Kazakhstan
8.48 % 2013 -7.3 % -2.0 % View data
55 #55
Australia
8.03 % 2013 -15.4 % -2.8 % View data
56 #56
Egypt
7.70 % 2018 +12.5 % -4.9 % View data
57 #57
Malta
7.06 % 2018 +1.8 % -6.3 % View data
58 #58
Romania
6.90 % 2018 +5.0 % +1.0 % View data
59 #59
Chile
6.89 % 2018 +9.3 % +2.4 % View data
60 #60
United Kingdom
6.88 % 2018 -4.1 % -12.8 % View data
61 #61
Colombia
6.64 % 2018 +2.2 % -1.2 % View data
62 #62
Ghana
6.11 % 2015 NA NA View data
63 #63
United States
5.87 % 2018 -10.4 % -11.5 % View data
64 #64
Dominican Republic
5.52 % 2018 +2.9 % -6.4 % View data
65 #65
Ethiopia
5.46 % 2013 NA NA View data
66 #66
Cayman Islands
5.31 % 2018 -5.2 % -6.8 % View data
67 #67
Tanzania
4.96 % 2014 +53.9 % NA View data
68 #68
Paraguay
4.88 % 2018 -2.2 % +0.8 % View data
69 #69
Peru
4.72 % 2018 -20.4 % +2.3 % View data
70 #70
Nicaragua
4.66 % 2014 NA NA View data
71 #71
Iceland
4.58 % 2018 -3.5 % -11.1 % View data
72 #72
San Marino
4.46 % 2016 NA NA View data
73 #73
Timor-Leste
4.35 % 2016 NA NA View data
74 #74
Philippines
4.32 % 2018 -3.9 % NA View data
75 #75
Ivory Coast
4.29 % 2016 NA -13.0 % View data
76 #76
Mauritius
4.12 % 2018 -1.3 % -9.2 % View data
77 #77
Honduras
4.03 % 2018 +2.6 % -0.8 % View data
78 #78
Pakistan
3.86 % 2018 NA +8.8 % View data
79 #79
El Salvador
3.57 % 2018 -3.3 % +0.5 % View data
80 #80
Bhutan
3.46 % 2013 -28.8 % -23.1 % View data
81 #81
Bangladesh
3.45 % 2017 +6.9 % NA View data
82 #82
Trinidad and Tobago
3.26 % 2018 -2.3 % +2.0 % View data
83 #83
Hong Kong
3.24 % 2018 -6.9 % -4.9 % View data
84 #84
Mongolia
3.22 % 2018 +2.2 % +0.1 % View data
85 #85
Singapore
3.19 % 2018 -9.6 % +4.8 % View data
86 #86
Ukraine
3.18 % 2018 +194.7 % -14.3 % View data
87 #87
Panama
3.15 % 2018 -14.4 % +9.8 % View data
88 #88
Mexico
3.02 % 2018 -5.5 % -9.7 % View data
89 #89
Sri Lanka
2.95 % 2018 -1.6 % -0.8 % View data
90 #90
Guatemala
2.89 % 2018 -5.6 % -6.0 % View data
91 #91
Bolivia
2.75 % 2018 -3.0 % +0.1 % View data
92 #92
Moldova
2.75 % 2018 -34.1 % -12.3 % View data
93 #93
Indonesia
2.70 % 2018 -7.1 % -4.3 % View data
94 #94
South Korea
2.68 % 2015 NA NA View data
95 #95
Cameroon
2.58 % 2014 NA NA View data
96 #96
Fiji
2.58 % 2016 NA -1.9 % View data
97 #97
Seychelles
2.30 % 2017 +100.2 % -19.2 % View data
98 #98
Mali
2.12 % 2016 -82.7 % NA View data
99 #99
Malaysia
2.07 % 2016 +8.9 % NA View data
100 #100
Ecuador
2.02 % 2018 -13.4 % -0.5 % View data
101 #101
Vietnam
1.30 % 2018 +1.0 % +10.7 % View data
102 #102
Saudi Arabia
1.17 % 2014 NA -14.6 % View data
103 #103
United Arab Emirates
1.16 % 2017 NA NA View data
104 #104
Myanmar
1.13 % 2017 NA NA View data
105 #105
Thailand
0.53 % 2018 +0.6 % +8.7 % View data

Source: World Bank

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