Youth Unemployment Rate of Tunisia
Updated on February 12, 2022.

According to the World Bank, the total youth unemployment rate of Tunisia was 35.78% in 2019, a difference of -0.51 points from 2018; and the total labor force of Tunisia in 2019 was 4,115,302. The most recent figures on male and female unemployment rates were 34.76% and 38.19% respectively in 2019.

The World Bank defines youth unemployment rate as "the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment".

The chart and table below shows the total youth, male youth, and female youth unemployment rates of Tunisia for 1991 - 2019.

See also: Unemployment Rate of Tunisia.

Data Source: World Bank.
Youth Unemployment Rate of Tunisia (%)
Total
Male
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Youth Unemployment Rate of Tunisia
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Year Total Youth Unempl.(%) Male Youth Unempl.(%) Female Youth Unempl.(%)
1991 30.1 32.16 26.34
1992 30.51 32.3 27.24
1993 30.94 32.87 27.34
1994 31.14 32.92 27.75
1995 31.47 33.21 28.14
1996 31.85 33.35 29
1997 32.19 33.68 29.36
1998 31.66 33.21 28.68
1999 31.27 32.82 28.25
2000 30.98 32.68 27.64
2001 30.15 31.84 26.78
2002 30.57 32.3 27.08
2003 30.7 32.21 27.63
2004 30.46 31.67 27.94
2005 28.06 29.06 25.94
2006 27.81 28.22 26.93
2007 28.03 28.65 26.75
2008 28.59 28.94 27.85
2009 31.02 31.24 30.56
2010 29.49 27.96 32.81
2011 42.63 41.28 45.58
2012 38.52 36.75 42.34
2013 35.05 33.8 37.75
2014 34.22 33.4 36.01
2015 35.2 34.12 37.65
2016 36.01 34.64 39.17
2017 35.92 34.69 38.79
2018 36.29 35.17 38.92
2019 35.78 34.76 38.19