Bhutan - 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
2005 7.20
2006 10.20
2009 14.70
2010 11.00
2011 10.90

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
2005 5.50
2006 9.20
2009 10.70
2010 7.10
2011 6.80

Unemployment, youth total (% of total 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
2005 6.30
2006 9.70
2009 12.90
2010 9.20
2011 9.40

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Bhutan was 4.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 5.30 in 2009, while its lowest value was 1.40 in 1998.

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
1998 1.40
1999 1.60
2001 3.20
2003 2.00
2004 3.30
2005 3.30
2006 3.80
2009 5.30
2010 4.00
2011 4.50

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Bhutan was 1.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 2.90 in 2005, while its lowest value was 1.20 in 1999.

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
1998 1.40
1999 1.20
2001 1.30
2003 1.60
2004 1.90
2005 2.90
2006 2.60
2009 2.60
2010 2.70
2011 1.80

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Bhutan was 3.10 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 4.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 1.40 in 1998.

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
1998 1.40
1999 1.40
2001 1.90
2003 1.80
2004 2.50
2005 3.10
2006 3.10
2007 3.70
2009 4.00
2010 3.30
2011 3.10

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment