E37 How long it took you between finishing education and getting the first job?
Economy Less than 1 year 1 to 2 years 2 to 3 years More than 3 years More than 5 years I still have not found a job
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 28 27 14 8 6 18
Albania 33 32 15 5 1 13
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
22 25 15 9 12 17
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 16 31 14 7 1 30
North Macedonia 22 21 16 10 10 21
Montenegro 33 26 11 6 6 18
Serbia 39 25 11 7 6 12
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 30 24 13 7 9 16
Albania 42 22 9 5 4 18
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
24 22 15 8 14 17
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 36 30 13 4 3 14
North Macedonia 23 23 13 11 13 17
Montenegro 28 21 11 8 12 20
Serbia 28 29 16 9 7 11
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 25 22 14 8 11 20
Albania 21 32 19 10 5 13
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
36 15 9 6 11 22
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 18 18 11 9 6 37
North Macedonia 14 20 14 10 24 19
Montenegro 25 20 19 8 10 17
Serbia 35 27 12 5 9 13