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

Source: World Bank

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