•Youth unemployment in the EU28 regions in 2013

  • Youth unemployment in the EU28 regions in 2013

 

 

  • In 2013, the average unemployment rate for young people aged between 15 and 24 in the EU28 was 23.4%.

 

 

  • Regional differences in the unemployment rate for young people are however very marked: the lowest rates for young people were recorded in the German regions of Oberbayern and Tübingen (both 4.4%)

 

 

  • and Freiburg (4.7%), and the highest in Ceuta (72.7%) in Spain and Dytiki Makedonia (70.6%) and Ipeiros (67.0%) in Greece. In more than three quarters of the EU28 regions, the unemployment rate for young people was

 

 

  • at least twice that for total unemployment.

 

 

 

  • These data on regional unemployment, compiled on the basis of the EU Labour Force Survey, are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

 

 

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