SDG 8 · Indicator
Unemployment, youth total
% of total labor force ages 15-24
Ratings provide a visual representation of a country’s performance on the indicator.
Significant challenges remain
Major challenges remain
Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labour force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labour force and unemployment differ by country.
The long-term objective for this indicator is a value of .
World Bank (World Development Indicators), ILO