Moldova 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.
  • Moldova youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 8.11%, a 1.02% decline from 2021.
  • Moldova youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 9.13%, a 1.64% decline from 2020.
  • Moldova youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 10.77%, a 0.39% increase from 2019.
  • Moldova youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 10.38%, a 3.27% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Djibouti 77.19%
Eswatini 49.77%
Republic of Congo 40.77%
West Bank and Gaza 40.72%
Tunisia 37.13%
Sudan 34.45%
Cabo Verde 30.19%
Georgia 29.07%
Lesotho 26.66%
Sri Lanka 26.12%
Morocco 24.94%
India 23.22%
Sao Tome and Principe 22.74%
Mauritania 21.90%
Mongolia 19.37%
Angola 17.28%
Egypt 17.10%
Bhutan 14.67%
Uzbekistan 13.83%
Nigeria 13.44%
Kenya 13.35%
Timor-Leste 13.30%
Indonesia 13.02%
Bangladesh 12.93%
Honduras 12.27%
Pakistan 11.31%
Zambia 11.03%
Nicaragua 10.71%
El Salvador 8.96%
Kyrgyz Republic 8.88%
Moldova 8.11%
Bolivia 7.63%
Vietnam 7.44%
Ghana 7.14%
Cameroon 7.00%
Philippines 6.34%
Papua New Guinea 5.20%
Vanuatu 5.07%
Lao PDR 4.78%
Solomon Islands 2.82%
Cambodia 0.85%
Moldova Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 8.11% -1.02%
2021 9.13% -1.64%
2020 10.77% 0.39%
2019 10.38% 3.27%
2018 7.11% -4.74%
2017 11.85% 0.89%
2016 10.96% -1.39%
2015 12.35% 3.03%
2014 9.33% -2.92%
2013 12.25% -0.95%
2012 13.19% -1.78%
2011 14.97% -3.00%
2010 17.97% 2.49%
2009 15.48% 4.23%
2008 11.25% -3.22%
2007 14.47% -2.70%
2006 17.17% -1.72%
2005 18.89% -0.94%
2004 19.83% 1.64%
2003 18.19% 2.93%
2002 15.26% -1.27%
2001 16.54% 0.47%
2000 16.07% -5.32%
1999 21.39% 1.97%
1998 19.42% 4.07%
1997 15.35% -0.23%
1996 15.57% 5.08%
1995 10.50% -1.42%
1994 11.91% 4.46%
1993 7.45% -0.27%
1992 7.72% 3.76%
1991 3.95% 3.76%