Algeria - Unemployment

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24)

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
2004 46.30
2009 34.50
2010 37.50

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24)

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
2004 42.80
2009 19.00
2010 18.70

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24)

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Algeria was 21.50 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 9 years was 47.80 in 2001, while its lowest value was 21.20 in 2009.

Definition: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
2001 47.80
2004 43.40
2005 31.10
2006 24.30
2008 23.80
2009 21.20
2010 21.50

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Algeria was 19.10 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 38.40 in 1995, while its lowest value was 14.40 in 2006.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1989 15.90
1991 17.00
1992 20.30
1995 38.40
1997 26.20
2000 29.70
2003 25.40
2004 21.30
2005 17.50
2006 14.40
2007 18.40
2008 17.40
2009 18.10
2010 19.10

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Algeria was 8.10 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 29.80 in 2000, while its lowest value was 8.10 in 2010.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

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Year Value
1989 17.20
1991 21.70
1992 24.20
1995 26.00
1997 25.30
2000 29.80
2003 23.40
2004 19.80
2005 14.90
2006 11.80
2007 12.90
2008 10.00
2009 8.60
2010 8.10

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Algeria was 10.00 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 29.80 in 2000, while its lowest value was 10.00 in 2010.

Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.

Source: International Labour Organization, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.

See also:

Year Value
1989 16.90
1990 19.80
1991 20.60
1992 23.00
1993 23.20
1994 24.40
1995 27.90
1997 25.40
2000 29.80
2001 27.30
2002 25.90
2003 23.70
2004 20.10
2005 15.30
2006 12.30
2007 13.80
2008 11.30
2009 10.20
2010 10.00

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment