Definition: This entry contains the percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Unemployment rate map
The World’s Most (And Least) Miserable Countries on Planet Earth
The National Interest - 1/19/2017 2:54:56 PM
The original Misery Index was just a simple sum of a nation’s annual inflation rate and its unemployment rate ... Venezuela holds the inglorious spot of most miserable country for 2016, as it did in 2015. The failures of the socialist, corrupt petroleum ...
ILO: Global unemployment expected to rise by 3.4 million in 2017
hellenicshippingnews.com - 1/20/2017 10:39:03 PM
By contrast, unemployment should fall in 2017 among developed countries bringing their rate down to 6.2 per cent (from 6.3 per ... underpinning social unrest and migration in many parts of the world. Between 2009 and 2016, the share of the working age ...
Top 10 Countries With Highest Crime Rate in the World, See The African Country That Made The List
howng.com - 1/18/2017 7:32:19 AM
Conclusively, here is a list of top ten countries with highest crime rates in the world, configured on the basis of data ... Criminal activities can be only second to HIV in the RSA. Poverty & unemployment are among the key reasons to the crimes shaping ...
Unemployment set to rise marginally
lasignare.com - 1/17/2017 8:09:17 AM
"That corresponds to an increase in the rate of unemployment in the world from 5.7 percent in the year that has just closed to 5.8 pct in 2017, and this is a tendency driven by deteriorating labour market conditions, particularly in emerging countries ...
Finland May Have Found The Answer To Increasing Global Unemployment
The Huffington Post - 1/20/2017 11:19:00 AM
In a world where the day worker and short-term employee feel ... The cash sum will replace the existing flat rate unemployment benefit benefits and will continue to be paid even if they take up jobs. An additional advantage is that recipients of basic ...
UN Report – PH Asia’s fast-growing Economies still highest on unemployment rate
wzuz news - 1/20/2017 12:06:08 AM
The prediction came from the World Economic ... baring highest rate of unemployment after Iran, Jordan and Saudi Arabia. Rosario intentionally has been honing her writing skills. She graduated in one of the top universities in the country, Saint Louis ...
Sectors identified under Vision 2025 to boost country’s economy: Senate told
Associated Press of Pakistan - 1/16/2017 6:33:15 PM
Winding debate on a motion moved by Azam Khan Swati about situation arising out of high rate of unemployment in the country, the minister said the country’s economy had been declared as an emerging economy by the world known economists. Owing to the ...
ILO predicts increase unemployment in Caribbean in 2017
m.jamaicaobserver.com - 1/14/2017 1:03:21 AM
The ILO has released its World Employment Social Outlook ... by approximately 3.6 million between 2016 and 2017 during which time the unemployment rate in emerging countries is expected to climb to 5.7 per cent, compared with 5.6 per cent in 2016”.
Turkey's unemployment rate highest in half decade
The New Indian Express - 1/16/2017 1:11:07 PM
ISTANBUL: Turkey's unemployment rate in October was the highest since 2010 ... Standard and Poor's and Moody's both downgraded the country's credit rating to junk status in 2016 and warned the security situation was likely to weigh on the economy and ...
Trump, now president, pledges to put 'America First' in nationalist speech
Reuters - 1/21/2017 5:55:42 AM
The grim vision of America he often paints is belied by statistics showing low levels of unemployment and crime nationally ... Trump's election was greeted with concern by many countries around the world, in part because of the potential for an ...
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:07:54 PM
According to the World Bank, GDP per capita in Qatar was $93,700 in 2013, while in Macau it was $91,400. That wealth helps their standing in the chart, as a country's unemployment rate only factors in those actively looking for work. If you're the 23-year ...
FACT CHECK: Trump starts on familiar note: with exaggeration
Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer - 1/21/2017 7:50:14 AM
The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.7 percent ... "subsidized the armies of other countries while allowing for the very sad depletion of our military." THE FACTS: The U.S. military may have shortcomings, but it remains the world's most advanced, expensive ...
World's jobless to rise amid slower growth, uncertainty: U.N. agency
StreetInsider - 1/12/2017 3:57:31 AM
"That corresponds to an increase in the rate of unemployment in the world from 5.7 percent in the year that has just closed to 5.8 pct in 2017, and this is a tendency driven by deteriorating labor market conditions, particularly in emerging countries," ILO ...
Unemployment rate to rise by 3.4 million in 2017 - ILO
Prensario TI Retail & Dealers - 1/17/2017 8:59:24 AM
The number of jobless people in the world is expected to increase by ... and lead author of the report. By contrast, unemployment should fall in 2017 among developed countries bringing their rate down to 6.2 per cent (from 6.3 per cent).
Global Unemployment To Rise By 3.4 Million In 2017 - ILO
Diaro Catolico - 1/17/2017 8:16:27 AM
"In fact, between 2009 and 2016, the share of the working-age population willing to migrate overseas permanently increased in every region of the world except for ... (during which time the unemployment rate in emerging countries is expected to climb ...