Fiji 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.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 14.90%, a 1.57% decline from 2021.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 16.47%, a 0.16% decline from 2020.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 16.63%, a 1.17% increase from 2019.
  • Fiji youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 15.46%, a 0.31% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
South Africa 51.52%
Libya 51.47%
St. Lucia 40.02%
Namibia 39.78%
Jordan 39.42%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 38.18%
Botswana 37.85%
Gabon 36.89%
North Macedonia 34.91%
Iraq 34.59%
Bosnia 33.47%
Costa Rica 31.89%
Algeria 29.03%
Montenegro 28.26%
Albania 27.79%
Suriname 26.18%
Iran 26.00%
Lebanon 25.50%
Guyana 25.40%
Serbia 24.85%
Armenia 24.57%
Mauritius 22.86%
Romania 21.98%
Belize 21.81%
Colombia 21.61%
Brazil 21.36%
Samoa 20.81%
Turkey 18.98%
Equatorial Guinea 16.51%
Dominican Republic 16.17%
Paraguay 15.15%
Maldives 15.13%
Fiji 14.90%
Jamaica 14.58%
Azerbaijan 13.40%
China 13.17%
Bulgaria 12.23%
Malaysia 11.70%
Venezuela 11.39%
Belarus 11.22%
Turkmenistan 10.59%
Ecuador 8.65%
Tonga 8.38%
Peru 7.45%
Mexico 6.36%
Guatemala 5.05%
Thailand 4.47%
Kazakhstan 3.85%
Cuba 3.47%
Fiji Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 14.90% -1.57%
2021 16.47% -0.16%
2020 16.63% 1.17%
2019 15.46% 0.31%
2018 15.15% 0.23%
2017 14.91% -0.02%
2016 14.93% 0.37%
2015 14.56% 0.31%
2014 14.24% 0.21%
2013 14.03% 0.06%
2012 13.97% 0.35%
2011 13.62% 0.72%
2010 12.90% 0.46%
2009 12.43% 0.83%
2008 11.60% 0.60%
2007 11.00% 0.81%
2006 10.19% 0.62%
2005 9.58% -1.95%
2004 11.53% -0.07%
2003 11.60% 0.27%
2002 11.33% 0.07%
2001 11.27% -0.09%
2000 11.35% 0.64%
1999 10.71% -0.32%
1998 11.03% -0.12%
1997 11.16% 0.43%
1996 10.73% -0.08%
1995 10.80% 0.15%
1994 10.65% -0.09%
1993 10.74% 0.24%
1992 10.50% -0.34%
1991 10.84% -0.34%