Ethiopia - 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
1991 3.00
2004 40.50
2005 11.20
2006 29.40

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
1991 1.90
2004 28.30
2005 4.10
2006 19.50

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
1991 2.40
2004 35.00
2005 7.70
2006 24.90

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Ethiopia was 22.60 as of 2006. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 31.20 in 2004, while its lowest value was 1.40 in 1984.

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
1984 1.40
1991 1.60
1994 3.30
1999 12.60
2004 31.20
2005 8.20
2006 22.60

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Ethiopia was 11.70 as of 2006. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 15.80 in 2004, while its lowest value was 1.00 in 1984.

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
1984 1.00
1991 1.10
1994 3.00
1999 4.40
2004 15.80
2005 2.70
2006 11.70

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Ethiopia was 17.00 as of 2006. Its highest value over the past 22 years was 23.10 in 2004, while its lowest value was 1.20 in 1984.

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
1984 1.20
1991 1.30
1994 3.10
1999 8.20
2004 23.10
2005 5.40
2006 17.00

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment