Turkmenistan Youth Unemployment Rate 1991-2023

Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Turkmenistan youth unemployment rate for 2022 was 10.59%, a 0.6% increase from 2021.
  • Turkmenistan youth unemployment rate for 2021 was 9.99%, a 0.38% decline from 2020.
  • Turkmenistan youth unemployment rate for 2020 was 10.37%, a 1.29% increase from 2019.
  • Turkmenistan youth unemployment rate for 2019 was 9.08%, a 0% 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%
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Turkmenistan Youth Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year % of Total Labor Force Ages 15-24 Annual Change
2022 10.59% 0.60%
2021 9.99% -0.38%
2020 10.37% 1.29%
2019 9.08% 0.00%
2018 9.08% 0.01%
2017 9.07% -0.27%
2016 9.33% -0.14%
2015 9.48% -0.11%
2014 9.58% 0.22%
2013 9.36% 0.07%
2012 9.28% 0.49%
2011 8.79% 0.23%
2010 8.57% 0.25%
2009 8.32% -1.28%
2008 9.60% -1.43%
2007 11.03% -1.83%
2006 12.86% -1.87%
2005 14.73% -1.59%
2004 16.31% -1.39%
2003 17.71% -1.65%
2002 19.35% -1.88%
2001 21.23% -1.30%
2000 22.53% -2.69%
1999 25.21% 1.27%
1998 23.94% 2.34%
1997 21.60% 1.38%
1996 20.23% 3.86%
1995 16.37% 6.98%
1994 9.39% 6.33%
1993 3.06% 0.01%
1992 3.05% 0.21%
1991 2.84% 0.21%