Finland Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2024

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 2022 was 14.47%, a 2.56% decline from 2021.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 17.03%, a 4.19% decline from 2020.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 21.22%, a 4.13% increase from 2019.
  • Finland youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 17.08%, a 0.14% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
New Caledonia 38.02%
French Polynesia 36.37%
Greece 30.05%
Spain 28.34%
Uruguay 27.58%
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 27.20%
Barbados 24.49%
Italy 23.93%
Brunei 23.89%
Bahamas 23.85%
Saudi Arabia 23.77%
Sweden 20.68%
Panama 20.19%
Estonia 20.15%
Slovak Republic 19.30%
Cyprus 18.69%
Argentina 18.57%
Portugal 17.80%
France 17.75%
Croatia 17.56%
Luxembourg 17.54%
Chile 17.25%
Belgium 16.27%
Kuwait 15.38%
Channel Islands 14.79%
Finland 14.47%
Guam 13.64%
Latvia 13.20%
Puerto Rico 13.11%
Hong Kong 12.96%
Trinidad and Tobago 11.57%
Slovenia 11.09%
Lithuania 11.05%
Iceland 10.73%
Hungary 10.22%
Canada 10.01%
United Kingdom 9.94%
Norway 9.64%
Austria 9.40%
UAE 9.29%
New Zealand 9.23%
Ireland 9.15%
Denmark 8.78%
Poland 8.71%
Australia 8.29%
Malta 8.27%
United States 7.89%
Netherlands 7.79%
Oman 7.47%
Switzerland 7.37%
Czech Republic 7.08%
Macao 7.05%
South Korea 6.88%
Bahrain 6.63%
Singapore 6.12%
Israel 6.03%
Germany 5.75%
Japan 4.23%
Qatar 0.30%
Finland Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 14.47% -2.56%
2021 17.03% -4.19%
2020 21.22% 4.13%
2019 17.08% 0.14%
2018 16.94% -3.10%
2017 20.04% -0.02%
2016 20.06% -2.28%
2015 22.34% 1.91%
2014 20.44% 0.63%
2013 19.81% 0.94%
2012 18.86% -1.08%
2011 19.94% -1.33%
2010 21.27% -0.13%
2009 21.40% 5.05%
2008 16.35% -0.07%
2007 16.42% -2.19%
2006 18.61% -1.36%
2005 19.97% -8.41%
2004 28.38% -0.57%
2003 28.94% -0.56%
2002 29.51% 1.71%
2001 27.80% -1.86%
2000 29.66% -0.15%
1999 29.80% -4.55%
1998 34.35% -0.86%
1997 35.21% -5.97%
1996 41.18% 0.55%
1995 40.63% 9.47%
1994 31.16% 0.36%
1993 30.80% 6.31%
1992 24.49% 9.55%
1991 14.94% 9.55%