Finland Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2022

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 18.05%, a 3.16% decline from 2020.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 21.21%, a 4.13% increase from 2019.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 17.08%, a 0.15% increase from 2018.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2018 was 16.92%, a 3.09% decline from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 40.97%
French Polynesia 38.91%
Spain 36.93%
Greece 36.87%
Uruguay 32.86%
Italy 30.92%
Bahamas 30.78%
Barbados 30.58%
Panama 29.96%
Argentina 29.89%
Saudi Arabia 28.84%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 27.02%
Kuwait 25.48%
Sweden 24.54%
Croatia 23.63%
Brunei 23.41%
Portugal 23.13%
Slovak Republic 21.47%
Chile 21.39%
France 20.09%
Belgium 19.57%
Lithuania 19.02%
Puerto Rico 18.47%
Finland 18.05%
Ireland 17.43%
Estonia 17.14%
Channel Islands 15.78%
Latvia 15.53%
Guam 15.31%
Luxembourg 15.23%
Hong Kong 14.97%
Oman 14.58%
Canada 14.04%
Slovenia 13.91%
Hungary 13.52%
Poland 13.42%
Iceland 13.36%
United Kingdom 13.23%
Norway 13.02%
Trinidad and Tobago 12.68%
Cyprus 11.83%
New Zealand 11.39%
Austria 11.37%
Australia 10.80%
UAE 10.67%
Denmark 10.13%
Bahrain 9.90%
Malta 9.78%
Netherlands 9.61%
United States 9.57%
Macao 9.24%
Singapore 9.12%
Switzerland 9.11%
Israel 8.79%
South Korea 7.78%
Czech Republic 7.62%
Germany 6.95%
Japan 4.36%
Qatar 1.08%
Finland Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2021 18.05% -3.16%
2020 21.21% 4.13%
2019 17.08% 0.15%
2018 16.92% -3.09%
2017 20.01% -0.02%
2016 20.02% -2.28%
2015 22.30% 1.90%
2014 20.40% 0.62%
2013 19.78% 0.93%
2012 18.85% -1.07%
2011 19.93% -1.34%
2010 21.26% -0.12%
2009 21.38% 5.04%
2008 16.34% -0.08%
2007 16.42% -2.20%
2006 18.62% -1.35%
2005 19.97% -8.37%
2004 28.34% -0.53%
2003 28.87% -0.56%
2002 29.43% 1.67%
2001 27.76% -1.92%
2000 29.68% -0.16%
1999 29.84% -4.56%
1998 34.40% -0.83%
1997 35.22% -5.97%
1996 41.19% 0.37%
1995 40.82% 9.66%
1994 31.15% 0.36%
1993 30.79% 6.29%
1992 24.51% 9.55%
1991 14.96% 9.55%