Madagascar 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.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 3.95%, a 0.24% decline from 2021.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 4.19%, a 0.29% decline from 2020.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 4.48%, a 0.96% increase from 2019.
  • Madagascar youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 3.52%, a 0.04% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24
Somalia 35.63%
Haiti 34.03%
Yemen 25.64%
Syrian Arab Republic 22.12%
Nepal 20.60%
Comoros 20.27%
South Sudan 19.21%
Rwanda 17.41%
Tajikistan 17.41%
Zimbabwe 12.37%
Eritrea 11.09%
Central African Republic 10.90%
Togo 9.81%
Democratic Republic of Congo 9.29%
Burkina Faso 8.47%
Gambia 8.06%
Mozambique 8.05%
Guinea 7.89%
Malawi 7.73%
North Korea 6.94%
Uganda 6.58%
Ethiopia 6.33%
Senegal 4.78%
Guinea-Bissau 4.57%
Mali 4.49%
Tanzania 4.26%
Benin 4.18%
Sierra Leone 4.15%
Madagascar 3.95%
Liberia 3.08%
Chad 1.88%
Burundi 1.55%
Niger 0.71%
Madagascar Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 3.95% -0.24%
2021 4.19% -0.29%
2020 4.48% 0.96%
2019 3.52% 0.04%
2018 3.48% 0.05%
2017 3.42% 0.05%
2016 3.38% 0.04%
2015 3.34% 0.78%
2014 2.56% 0.77%
2013 1.79% 0.78%
2012 1.02% -2.22%
2011 3.24% -1.70%
2010 4.94% 0.76%
2009 4.19% 0.66%
2008 3.53% 0.48%
2007 3.05% 0.41%
2006 2.64% 0.37%
2005 2.27% -2.35%
2004 4.62% -2.28%
2003 6.90% -0.71%
2002 7.60% -0.15%
2001 7.75% -0.69%
2000 8.44% 0.11%
1999 8.33% 0.09%
1998 8.24% 0.10%
1997 8.14% 0.08%
1996 8.06% 0.09%
1995 7.98% 0.06%
1994 7.91% 0.12%
1993 7.80% 0.07%
1992 7.72% -0.03%
1991 7.76% -0.03%