Solomon Islands 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.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 2.82%, a 1.04% increase from 2021.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 1.79%, a 0.02% increase from 2020.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 1.77%, a 0.33% increase from 2019.
  • Solomon Islands youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 1.43%, a 0.04% 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%
Solomon Islands Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 2.82% 1.04%
2021 1.79% 0.02%
2020 1.77% 0.33%
2019 1.43% 0.04%
2018 1.39% 0.04%
2017 1.36% 0.03%
2016 1.33% 0.00%
2015 1.32% 0.03%
2014 1.30% 0.05%
2013 1.25% -0.60%
2012 1.85% -0.56%
2011 2.41% -0.59%
2010 3.00% -0.70%
2009 3.70% 0.07%
2008 3.63% 0.01%
2007 3.61% 0.04%
2006 3.57% 0.05%
2005 3.53% 0.06%
2004 3.47% 0.04%
2003 3.43% -0.14%
2002 3.57% -0.07%
2001 3.64% -0.10%
2000 3.75% 0.26%
1999 3.49% 0.06%
1998 3.42% -0.02%
1997 3.44% 0.08%
1996 3.36% 0.23%
1995 3.13% 0.00%
1994 3.12% -0.05%
1993 3.18% 0.24%
1992 2.94% -0.12%
1991 3.05% -0.12%