Argentina - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) in Argentina was 22.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 39.00 in 2003, while its lowest value was 11.90 in 1992.

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
1990 15.60
1991 12.20
1992 11.90
1993 25.30
1994 26.70
1996 37.60
1997 28.90
1998 26.10
1999 25.20
2000 31.00
2001 32.70
2003 39.00
2004 31.40
2005 28.00
2006 29.30
2007 25.20
2008 22.20
2009 24.70
2010 23.60
2011 22.20

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

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in Argentina was 16.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 32.20 in 2003, while its lowest value was 10.60 in 1991.

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
1990 11.50
1991 10.60
1992 13.00
1993 16.10
1994 20.30
1996 29.90
1997 21.10
1998 21.30
1999 23.00
2000 21.90
2001 31.20
2003 32.20
2004 24.90
2005 21.60
2006 19.00
2007 16.80
2008 16.50
2009 18.80
2010 16.60
2011 16.50

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

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Argentina was 18.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 35.30 in 2003, while its lowest value was 11.20 in 1991.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1990 13.00
1991 11.20
1992 12.60
1993 19.80
1994 22.80
1996 33.20
1997 24.20
1998 23.30
1999 24.00
2000 25.90
2001 31.80
2003 35.30
2004 27.60
2005 24.20
2006 23.40
2007 20.30
2008 18.80
2009 21.20
2010 19.40
2011 18.70

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Argentina was 8.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 22.30 in 1995, while its lowest value was 6.10 in 1991.

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
1987 6.60
1988 7.20
1989 7.80
1990 7.30
1991 6.10
1992 7.00
1993 12.70
1994 14.40
1995 22.30
1996 19.40
1997 17.90
1998 14.20
1999 15.20
2000 16.40
2001 17.80
2002 17.60
2003 18.70
2004 14.50
2005 12.40
2006 12.30
2007 10.90
2008 9.70
2009 9.80
2010 9.20
2011 8.50

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Argentina was 6.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 18.70 in 2001, while its lowest value was 4.50 in 1987.

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
1987 4.50
1988 5.30
1989 7.00
1990 7.30
1991 5.60
1992 6.40
1993 8.50
1994 10.70
1995 16.50
1996 15.80
1997 13.00
1998 11.90
1999 13.30
2000 14.10
2001 18.70
2002 18.00
2003 14.10
2004 11.20
2005 9.20
2006 8.40
2007 6.70
2008 6.50
2009 7.80
2010 6.60
2011 6.20

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Argentina was 7.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 18.80 in 1995, while its lowest value was 2.30 in 1980.

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
1980 2.30
1981 4.50
1982 4.80
1983 4.20
1984 3.80
1985 5.30
1986 4.40
1987 5.30
1988 6.00
1989 7.30
1990 7.30
1991 5.80
1992 6.70
1993 10.10
1994 12.10
1995 18.80
1996 17.20
1997 14.90
1998 12.80
1999 14.10
2000 15.00
2001 18.30
2002 17.90
2003 16.10
2004 12.60
2005 10.60
2006 10.10
2007 8.50
2008 7.80
2009 8.60
2010 7.70
2011 7.20

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment