Mauritius 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.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 22.86%, a 0.74% decline from 2021.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 23.60%, a 0.76% decline from 2020.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 24.36%, a 2.29% increase from 2019.
  • Mauritius youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 22.07%, a 2.13% decline 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%
Mauritius Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 22.86% -0.74%
2021 23.60% -0.76%
2020 24.36% 2.29%
2019 22.07% -2.13%
2018 24.20% 0.00%
2017 24.20% 1.25%
2016 22.95% -2.63%
2015 25.58% 0.85%
2014 24.73% 2.58%
2013 22.15% -1.37%
2012 23.52% 1.96%
2011 21.56% -1.92%
2010 23.47% 2.05%
2009 21.42% 2.23%
2008 19.19% -5.30%
2007 24.50% 1.29%
2006 23.21% -2.40%
2005 25.61% 1.01%
2004 24.60% -0.31%
2003 24.91% -0.65%
2002 25.56% -2.11%
2001 27.67% 1.42%
2000 26.25% 0.42%
1999 25.82% 0.70%
1998 25.12% 0.50%
1997 24.62% 0.47%
1996 24.16% 0.41%
1995 23.74% 0.22%
1994 23.52% 0.24%
1993 23.28% 0.29%
1992 22.99% 0.26%
1991 22.73% 0.26%