Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education

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

  1. In 2019, Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education in Greece increased 7.4points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 Kosovo Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education jumped by 3.7points year on year attaining 54.69 Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education.
  3. In 2019 Palestine was ranked number 5 in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education.
  4. In 2017 Malawi was ranked number 3 in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education totalising 29.6 Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education, compared to 92 in 2016.

Top Countries in Unemployment Rate for Persons with Basic Education

# 109 Countries Percent of Labor Force With Basic Education Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Kosovo
54.69 % 2019 +1.4 % +3.7 % View data
2 #2
South Africa
34.92 % 2019 +6.9 % +2.0 % View data
3 #3
Malawi
29.60 % 2017 NA NA View data
4 #4
Slovakia
28.79 % 2019 -3.3 % -6.9 % View data
5 #5
Palestine
23.84 % 2019 -0.8 % +3.6 % View data
6 #6
Greece
23.45 % 2019 +7.4 % -3.4 % View data
7 #7
Macedonia
22.97 % 2019 -1.6 % -6.2 % View data
8 #8
Spain
22.74 % 2019 +5.5 % -7.2 % View data
9 #9
Montenegro
19.96 % 2019 -1.8 % -9.1 % View data
10 #10
Namibia
19.52 % 2019 +11.6 % -2.7 % View data
11 #11
Sweden
19.39 % 2019 +1.8 % +0.3 % View data
12 #12
Lithuania
17.76 % 2019 +3.7 % -9.7 % View data
13 #13
France
16.62 % 2019 +3.3 % -0.8 % View data
14 #14
Finland
16.41 % 2019 +3.5 % -0.9 % View data
15 #15
Latvia
16.41 % 2019 +1.8 % -7.2 % View data
16 #16
Armenia
15.97 % 2019 -1.0 % +10.6 % View data
17 #17
Bulgaria
15.37 % 2019 +2.5 % -11.1 % View data
18 #18
Italy
15.10 % 2019 +4.3 % -1.7 % View data
19 #19
Bosnia and Herzegovina
15.01 % 2019 -25.5 % -13.2 % View data
20 #20
Samoa
14.57 % 2017 NA +6.9 % View data
21 #21
Brazil
14.44 % 2019 -1.4 % +17.1 % View data
22 #22
Albania
14.30 % 2019 +0.5 % -0.9 % View data
23 #23
Rwanda
14.16 % 2018 -14.7 % +99.3 % View data
24 #24
Croatia
13.52 % 2019 +19.6 % -11.8 % View data
25 #25
Belgium
12.89 % 2019 +4.3 % -3.4 % View data
26 #26
Russia
12.76 % 2019 +0.6 % -0.8 % View data
27 #27
Yemen
12.75 % 2014 NA -11.4 % View data
28 #28
Costa Rica
12.59 % 2019 +23.4 % +4.4 % View data
29 #29
Austria
11.98 % 2019 +5.9 % +1.1 % View data
30 #30
Canada
11.59 % 2019 -2.2 % -3.9 % View data
31 #31
Serbia
11.27 % 2019 -8.2 % -9.3 % View data
32 #32
Cyprus
11.21 % 2019 +17.1 % -10.6 % View data
33 #33
Argentina
11.08 % 2018 +5.4 % +6.3 % View data
34 #34
Laos
11.02 % 2017 NA NA View data
35 #35
Uganda
10.99 % 2017 NA +21.6 % View data
36 #36
Czech Republic
10.85 % 2019 +2.0 % -13.3 % View data
37 #37
Nepal
10.44 % 2017 NA NA View data
38 #38
Georgia
10.02 % 2019 -4.5 % -4.7 % View data
39 #39
Turkey
9.99 % 2019 -0.2 % +1.4 % View data
40 #40
Ireland
9.91 % 2019 +2.0 % -12.6 % View data
41 #41
Poland
9.85 % 2019 -0.0 % -12.2 % View data
42 #42
Hungary
9.80 % 2019 -4.4 % -11.9 % View data
43 #43
Estonia
9.68 % 2019 -5.9 % -5.4 % View data
44 #44
Uruguay
9.64 % 2019 -2.3 % +4.1 % View data
45 #45
Slovenia
9.26 % 2019 +10.0 % -9.0 % View data
46 #46
Cape Verde
9.25 % 2018 -4.7 % -34.5 % View data
47 #47
Israel
8.98 % 2019 -2.2 % -3.1 % View data
48 #48
Brunei
8.95 % 2018 -14.3 % +1.4 % View data
49 #49
Norway
8.82 % 2019 +6.2 % +3.1 % View data
50 #50
Luxembourg
8.77 % 2019 +4.7 % -2.7 % View data
51 #51
Germany
8.49 % 2019 -3.5 % -6.2 % View data
52 #52
Switzerland
8.29 % 2019 +2.7 % -0.8 % View data
53 #53
Ukraine
8.24 % 2019 -20.0 % -9.5 % View data
54 #54
Denmark
8.22 % 2019 +3.3 % -4.5 % View data
55 #55
Niger
8.09 % 2017 NA NA View data
56 #56
Portugal
7.82 % 2019 +9.4 % -12.2 % View data
57 #57
Egypt
7.80 % 2019 +1.4 % -7.5 % View data
58 #58
Netherlands
7.03 % 2019 +9.2 % -10.1 % View data
59 #59
Chile
6.77 % 2019 -1.7 % +0.7 % View data
60 #60
Colombia
6.32 % 2019 -5.1 % -1.1 % View data
61 #61
Romania
5.89 % 2019 +5.9 % -1.9 % View data
62 #62
United Kingdom
5.88 % 2019 -6.9 % -12.0 % View data
63 #63
Dominican Republic
5.65 % 2019 -1.1 % -1.6 % View data
64 #64
Honduras
5.44 % 2019 +1.9 % -5.8 % View data
65 #65
United States
5.40 % 2019 -8.1 % -9.4 % View data
66 #66
Malta
5.35 % 2019 +0.9 % -9.9 % View data
67 #67
Belize
5.08 % 2019 -11.5 % -9.9 % View data
68 #68
Cayman Islands
5.03 % 2019 -5.4 % -7.9 % View data
69 #69
Tanzania
4.96 % 2014 +53.9 % NA View data
70 #70
Paraguay
4.79 % 2019 -1.7 % +0.4 % View data
71 #71
Togo
4.78 % 2017 NA NA View data
72 #72
Nicaragua
4.66 % 2014 NA NA View data
73 #73
San Marino
4.46 % 2016 NA NA View data
74 #74
East Timor
4.35 % 2016 NA NA View data
75 #75
Iceland
4.32 % 2019 -4.5 % -9.1 % View data
76 #76
Peru
4.32 % 2019 -8.4 % +10.7 % View data
77 #77
Ghana
4.22 % 2019 +2.5 % NA View data
78 #78
India
4.18 % 2018 NA NA View data
79 #79
Philippines
4.15 % 2019 -4.0 % -5.0 % View data
80 #80
Pakistan
3.86 % 2018 NA +8.8 % View data
81 #81
Mauritius
3.67 % 2019 -5.3 % -10.6 % View data
82 #82
El Salvador
3.66 % 2019 -2.4 % -0.8 % View data
83 #83
Mali
3.64 % 2019 +69.5 % -12.6 % View data
84 #84
Bangladesh
3.45 % 2017 +6.9 % NA View data
85 #85
Trinidad and Tobago
3.30 % 2019 -2.4 % +2.4 % View data
86 #86
Mexico
3.22 % 2019 +6.6 % -7.6 % View data
87 #87
Panama
3.00 % 2019 -6.5 % +1.1 % View data
88 #88
Mongolia
2.93 % 2019 -0.9 % -4.8 % View data
89 #89
Indonesia
2.77 % 2019 -7.0 % -1.2 % View data
90 #90
Guatemala
2.76 % 2019 -4.5 % -5.2 % View data
91 #91
Moldova
2.71 % 2019 -1.2 % -8.1 % View data
92 #92
Singapore
2.65 % 2019 -11.4 % NA View data
93 #93
Cameroon
2.58 % 2014 NA NA View data
94 #94
Fiji
2.58 % 2016 NA -1.9 % View data
95 #95
Sri Lanka
2.55 % 2019 -3.0 % -3.8 % View data
96 #96
Bolivia
2.51 % 2019 +1.0 % +7.4 % View data
97 #97
Seychelles
2.30 % 2017 +100.2 % -19.2 % View data
98 #98
Ivory Coast
2.24 % 2017 -47.9 % -21.5 % View data
99 #99
Ecuador
2.08 % 2019 +3.0 % -2.3 % View data
100 #100
Malaysia
2.07 % 2016 +8.9 % NA View data
101 #101
Liberia
1.97 % 2019 -10.5 % +1.6 % View data
102 #102
Vietnam
1.62 % 2019 +0.6 % +5.9 % View data
103 #103
Kenya
1.59 % 2016 NA NA View data
104 #104
United Arab Emirates
1.21 % 2018 +4.7 % NA View data
105 #105
Saudi Arabia
1.17 % 2014 NA -14.6 % View data
106 #106
Madagascar
1.14 % 2015 NA NA View data
107 #107
Thailand
0.63 % 2019 +2.3 % +4.8 % View data
108 #108
Myanmar
0.58 % 2018 -48.9 % -7.7 % View data
109 #109
Cambodia
0.46 % 2019 -5.0 % -0.9 % View data

Source: World Bank

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