Venezuela - Unemployment

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

Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) in Venezuela was 22.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 35.20 in 1996, while its lowest value was 15.90 in 2008.

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 25.80
1994 17.00
1996 35.20
1997 26.60
1998 26.50
1999 32.60
2000 28.30
2001 27.70
2002 34.50
2003 34.80
2006 22.00
2007 17.40
2008 15.90
2009 18.80
2010 21.60
2011 22.00

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

Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in Venezuela was 15.10 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 24.40 in 2002, while its lowest value was 12.30 in 2008.

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 20.90
1994 15.10
1996 20.20
1997 16.40
1998 18.60
1999 22.20
2000 22.30
2001 19.60
2002 24.40
2003 23.70
2006 14.30
2007 12.70
2008 12.30
2009 13.80
2010 15.60
2011 15.10

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

Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Venezuela was 17.50 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 21 years was 28.20 in 2002, while its lowest value was 13.60 in 2008.

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 22.50
1994 15.60
1996 25.00
1997 19.80
1998 21.30
1999 25.70
2000 24.30
2001 22.60
2002 28.20
2003 28.00
2006 17.00
2007 14.30
2008 13.60
2009 15.60
2010 17.60
2011 17.50

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force)

Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) in Venezuela was 9.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 20.30 in 2003, while its lowest value was 4.50 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.

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Year Value
1980 4.50
1981 5.70
1982 5.90
1983 8.80
1984 10.20
1985 11.90
1986 9.90
1987 7.10
1988 6.00
1989 9.00
1990 10.00
1991 9.20
1992 6.80
1993 5.60
1994 9.70
1995 12.80
1996 16.20
1997 13.60
1998 12.70
1999 16.10
2000 14.40
2001 14.60
2002 18.80
2003 20.30
2004 17.60
2005 13.00
2006 11.10
2007 8.10
2008 7.40
2009 8.50
2010 9.20
2011 9.30

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force)

Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) in Venezuela was 7.70 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 14.40 in 2003, while its lowest value was 6.50 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.

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Year Value
1980 6.50
1981 7.50
1982 8.90
1983 12.50
1984 13.90
1985 13.60
1986 11.30
1987 9.80
1988 7.80
1989 10.10
1990 10.40
1991 9.60
1992 8.20
1993 7.20
1994 8.10
1995 9.00
1996 10.50
1997 9.00
1998 10.00
1999 13.60
2000 12.50
2001 11.60
2002 14.40
2003 14.40
2004 13.40
2005 10.30
2006 8.20
2007 7.10
2008 6.50
2009 7.40
2010 8.20
2011 7.70

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force)

Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) in Venezuela was 8.30 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 31 years was 16.80 in 2003, while its lowest value was 5.90 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 5.90
1981 7.00
1982 8.10
1983 11.50
1984 12.90
1985 13.20
1986 10.90
1987 9.10
1988 7.30
1989 9.70
1990 10.30
1991 9.50
1992 7.70
1993 6.70
1994 8.60
1995 10.20
1996 12.40
1997 10.60
1998 11.00
1999 14.50
2000 13.20
2001 12.80
2002 16.20
2003 16.80
2004 15.00
2005 11.40
2006 9.30
2007 7.50
2008 6.90
2009 7.80
2010 8.60
2011 8.30

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment