Turkey - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) in Turkey was 20.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 25.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 11.10 in 1996.

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
1988 17.90
1989 16.00
1990 15.00
1991 11.70
1992 13.50
1993 15.90
1994 13.40
1995 13.10
1996 11.10
1997 15.00
1998 12.80
1999 14.00
2000 11.90
2001 14.40
2002 17.10
2003 18.90
2004 20.70
2005 20.60
2006 20.60
2007 20.80
2008 21.20
2009 25.00
2010 23.10
2011 20.70

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

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in Turkey was 17.10 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 25.40 in 2009, while its lowest value was 13.70 in 2000.

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
1988 17.20
1989 16.90
1990 16.60
1991 17.50
1992 17.90
1993 18.70
1994 17.50
1995 16.90
1996 14.80
1997 14.00
1998 14.90
1999 15.60
2000 13.70
2001 17.20
2002 20.30
2003 21.50
2004 20.50
2005 19.50
2006 18.30
2007 19.60
2008 20.10
2009 25.40
2010 21.00
2011 17.10

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

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Turkey was 18.40 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 23 years was 25.30 in 2009, while its lowest value was 13.10 in 2000.

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
1988 17.50
1989 16.50
1990 16.00
1991 15.30
1992 16.30
1993 17.80
1994 16.00
1995 15.60
1996 13.50
1997 14.30
1998 14.20
1999 15.00
2000 13.10
2001 16.20
2002 19.20
2003 20.50
2004 20.60
2005 19.90
2006 19.10
2007 20.00
2008 20.50
2009 25.30
2010 21.70
2011 18.40

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Turkey was 11.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 14.30 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.00 in 1996.

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
1985 11.10
1988 10.60
1989 9.50
1990 8.50
1991 7.10
1992 7.80
1993 9.40
1994 8.10
1995 7.30
1996 6.00
1997 7.80
1998 6.80
1999 7.60
2000 6.30
2001 7.50
2002 9.50
2003 10.10
2004 11.00
2005 11.20
2006 11.10
2007 11.00
2008 11.60
2009 14.30
2010 13.00
2011 11.30

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Turkey was 9.20 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 13.90 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 in 1997.

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
1985 11.30
1988 7.50
1989 8.20
1990 7.80
1991 8.70
1992 8.80
1993 8.80
1994 8.80
1995 7.80
1996 6.90
1997 6.50
1998 6.90
1999 7.70
2000 6.60
2001 8.70
2002 10.70
2003 10.70
2004 10.80
2005 10.40
2006 9.90
2007 10.00
2008 10.70
2009 13.90
2010 11.40
2011 9.20

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Turkey was 9.80 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 14.00 in 2009, while its lowest value was 6.50 in 2000.

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
1985 11.20
1988 8.40
1989 8.60
1990 8.00
1991 8.20
1992 8.50
1993 9.00
1994 8.60
1995 7.60
1996 6.60
1997 6.80
1998 6.90
1999 7.70
2000 6.50
2001 8.40
2002 10.40
2003 10.50
2004 10.80
2005 10.60
2006 10.20
2007 10.30
2008 11.00
2009 14.00
2010 11.90
2011 9.80

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment