D29a What are the two (2) main obstacles to those in your household who do not work?
Economy Inadequate or irrelevant education Insufficient previous work experience Do not know the right people Lack of adequate jobs Disability Age discrimination (too old, too young) Discrimination based on ethnicity/minority status (not belonging to majority population) Gender discrimination Other reason DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 17 18 28 38 4 16 4 3 5 8
Albania 22 12 21 40 6 5 3 1 10 15
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
13 24 21 36 4 19 5 3 4 7
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 28 17 22 46 4 4 2 2 1 5
North Macedonia 15 14 33 42 2 29 5 4 6 4
Montenegro 13 17 31 33 4 15 8 4 6 12
Serbia 13 21 44 33 5 24 2 1 4 3
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 20 17 42 35 4 20 3   7 4
Albania 31 18 40 52 2 22 1   3 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
12 15 43 33 4 20 3   9 8
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a   n/a n/a
Kosovo* 26 18 38 30 4 13 6   5 3
North Macedonia 14 10 46 28 7 23 4   9 5
Montenegro 18 19 46 37 3 16 2   8 2
Serbia 12 18 38 34 3 28 1   9 3