Labour market » Unemployment rate among young people (15-26 years old): Unemployment rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people by type of settlement

Unemployment rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people – the share of young (15–26 y. o.) unemployed in the labour force.

Urban settlements – include cities, cities without municipal status and towns. Rural settlements – include small towns and villages.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, type of settlement

Source: Statistics Estonia, Estonian Labour Force Survey (LFS)

Note: The data for 2000–2012 has been revised based on corrected population numbers from Estonian Office of Statistics. More information regarding methodology of labour force survey calculations is available here: http://www.stat.ee/76254 (Estonian language)

Year
Type of settlement 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Urban settlements 11,9 8,3 8,2 9,1 24,7 28,1 19,8 17,2 16,3 14,9
Rural settlements 15,5 15 10,7 11,7 22,8 27,7 15,8 18,2 14,6 11,4