Sri Lanka Youth Unemployment Rate  1992-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Youth Unemployment Rate in Sri Lanka increased to 20 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 18.50 percent in the first quarter of 2017. Youth Unemployment Rate in Sri Lanka averaged 24.96 percent from 1992 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 38.10 percent in the first quarter of 1994 and a record low of 15.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2015.

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Sri Lanka Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.50 4.10 16.60 3.70 percent [+]
Employed Persons 8138728.00 8230207.00 8554179.00 4962105.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 380594.00 352875.00 953794.00 282648.00 [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 53.90 54.70 54.70 46.90 percent [+]
Population 21.20 20.96 21.20 9.90 Million [+]
Wages High Skilled 60700.00 56800.00 60700.00 52500.00 LKR/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 24500.00 22800.00 24500.00 22800.00 LKR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.00 18.50 38.10 15.40 percent [+]
Employment Rate 95.50 95.90 96.30 91.00 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 42700.00 42700.00 42700.00 42700.00 LKR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 25100.00 25100.00 25100.00 25100.00 LKR/Month [+]


Sri Lanka Youth Unemployment Rate

This page provides - Sri Lanka Youth Unemployment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Sri Lanka Youth Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
20.00 18.50 38.10 15.40 1992 - 2017 percent Quarterly




youth unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 37.20 Sep/17
Italy 35.70 Sep/17
France 22.50 Sep/17
Turkey 21.10 Jul/17
Euro Area 18.70 Sep/17
India 12.90 Dec/13
Australia 12.10 Oct/17
United Kingdom 11.80 Aug/17
Canada 11.10 Oct/17
United States 9.00 Oct/17
South Korea 8.70 Oct/17
Netherlands 7.90 Oct/17
Germany 6.40 Sep/17
Japan 5.10 Sep/17