Labour market » Long-term unemployment rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people: Long-term unemployment rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people by type of settlement

Long-term unemployment rate of young (15–26 y. o.) people – the share of young (15–26 y. o.) people who have been unemployed for a year or longer of total labour force of the same age.

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 4 1,8 3,1 2,2 6,7 10,1 8,1 5,9 6,1 4,9
Rural settlements 7,6 5,5 3,8 2,5 4,2 11,1 6,9 5,3 4,7 4,4