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Table 2 Population, employment and unemployment by year, age group and gender: Greece 2005-2012 (Thousands)

From: Youth unemployment in Greece: measuring the challenge

  Population Employment Unemployment  
  Males Females Males Females Males Females
Age 15-19 20-24 25-29 15-19 20-24 25-29 15-19 20-24 25-29 15-19 20-24 25-29 15-19 20-24 25-29 15-19 20-24 25-29
Year                   
2005 281 333 408 281 334 389 26 159 335 13 109 235 8 34 37 11 54 64
2006 287 323 415 289 314 382 27 154 341 13 100 240 9 30 37 9 51 58
2007 281 309 419 287 295 377 27 146 340 13 95 236 6 26 41 8 44 55
2008 273 304 410 285 285 373 23 141 335 13 93 237 6 28 37 7 36 50
2009 270 294 404 278 280 362 22 134 321 11 90 230 6 31 44 8 43 53
2010 273 280 381 267 282 358 16 119 289 9 80 215 9 41 56 8 53 67
2011 280 266 377 270 271 342 13 94 250 5 65 180 12 55 88 11 63 92
2012 275 265 366 271 266 325 11 76 211 4 50 159 14 67 116 15 77 106
  Activity Rate (%)   EPOP Rate (%) Unemployment Rate (%)
2005 12 58 91 9 49 77 9 48 82 5 33 60 24 18 10 46 33 21
2006 13 57 91 7 48 78 9 48 82 4 32 63 25 16 10 42 34 19
2007 12 56 91 7 47 77 9 47 81 5 32 63 19 15 11 37 31 19
2008 11 56 91 7 45 77 9 46 82 5 33 64 19 17 10 36 28 17
2009 11 56 90 7 48 78 8 46 79 4 32 64 22 19 12 43 33 19
2010 9 57 91 6 47 79 6 43 76 3 28 60 35 25 16 45 40 24
2011 9 56 90 6 47 80 5 35 66 2 24 53 48 37 26 68 49 34
2012 9 54 89 7 48 82 4 29 58 1 19 49 56 47 35 79 61 40