Youth Unemployment Rate in South Africa increased to 54.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 52.80 percent in the third quarter of 2018. Youth Unemployment Rate in South Africa averaged 52.15 percent from 2013 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 55.90 percent in the second quarter of 2017 and a record low of 48.80 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014.

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South Africa Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 27.10 27.50 31.20 21.50 percent [+]
Employed Persons 9733000.00 9748000.00 9817000.00 3694977.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 6100.00 6200.00 6214.11 3873.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.40 59.50 60.80 53.60 percent [+]
Labour Costs 150.90 150.80 150.90 1.10 Index Points [+]
Wages 20860.00 20176.00 20860.00 6742.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 18344.00 17674.00 18344.00 6250.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Population 57.73 56.84 57.73 17.46 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 65.00 60.00 [+]
Wages Low Skilled 4380.00 3960.00 4380.00 3840.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 54.70 52.80 55.90 48.80 percent [+]
Wages High Skilled 22600.00 20300.00 22600.00 19000.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Living Wage Family 11300.00 10700.00 11300.00 10700.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 6570.00 6140.00 6570.00 6140.00 ZAR/Month [+]
Employment Rate 43.34 43.10 46.17 41.00 percent [+]


South Africa Youth Unemployment Rate

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
54.70 52.80 55.90 48.80 2013 - 2018 percent Quarterly




Country Last Previous
South Africa 54.70 Dec/18
Italy 33.00 Jan/19
Spain 32.60 Jan/19
Turkey 24.50 Dec/18
France 20.10 Jan/19
Euro Area 16.50 Jan/19
India 12.90 Dec/13
United Kingdom 11.50 Nov/18
Australia 11.10 Feb/19
Canada 10.80 Feb/19
South Korea 9.30 Feb/19
United States 8.90 Feb/19
Netherlands 6.50 Jan/19
Germany 6.00 Jan/19
Japan 3.20 Jan/19
Switzerland 2.30 Feb/19


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