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
Growing Rate Of Unemployment Worries PMB
Leadership - 12/9/2016 9:24:11 AM
President Muhammad Buhari has expressed concern over the growing rate of unemployment in the country. The president ... “We are all experiencing the challenges of a very complicated world. As public universities, we have to depend on government for ...
‘Africa’s youngest billionaire’, Ashish J Thakkar launches new platform to help boost entrepreneurship globally
venturesafrica.com - 12/8/2016 9:28:21 PM
Starting a business could really be difficult especially in developing countries where governments provide little ... could literally frustrate startups to shut down. The high rate of unemployment worldwide has generated a need for rapid interventions.
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
The Eurozone crisis changed the economic landscape of the world ... rate after South Africa. Countries such as Pakistan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, and Sri Lanka have a lower unemployment rate compared to India. Let’s look at 25 countries with highest ...
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:29:23 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 ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
The Business Insider - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
and the country is highly susceptible to exogenous shocks, according to the World Bank. Notably, even though Mauritania has a high youth-unemployment rate, the country did not experience popular uprisings like other North African nations did in 2011 ...
The 15 Highest Unemployment Rates in the World
The Atlantic - 11/29/2016 11:55:02 PM
The effect is multiplied when compared with the jobless rates of other nations, because there is no single standard for measuring unemployment around the world. Countries cite rates in markedly different ways. Some consider applicable job age to be younger ...
ECB refuses to help Italy's crisis-hit Monte dei Paschi bank
The Guardian - 12/9/2016 7:54:06 PM
Italian government may have to prop up world’s oldest bank as recapitalisation ... in the Italian economy, which has an unemployment rate of 11% and where living standards have barely grown since the country became a founder member of the single currency ...
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
... worst unemployment are among the highest in the developed world. In 2012, government debt as a percentage of GDP exceeded 110% in four of the 10 countries with the highest unemployment rates, and six were among the top 20% for debts as a percentage of ...
World – OECD unemployment rate remains stable in August
www2.staffingindustry.com - 10/12/2016 11:44:33 AM
The OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation) unemployment rate was stable at 6.3% in August 2016, the same as the previous month. Across the OECD area, which includes its 35 member countries, 39.4 million people were unemployed, 9.5 million less than ...
Eurozone unemployment rate edges down further
news.xfoor.com - 12/1/2016 1:01:15 PM
Eurozone unemployment rate edges down furtherU.S. News & World ReportThe unemployment rate in the 19-country eurozone edged down further in October, to 9.8 percent from 9.9 percent the previous month. Dec. 1, 2016, at 5:53 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn ...
Highest Female Unemployment Rates In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/11/2016 11:56:38 PM
Some of the countries with the highest female unemployment rates in the world are detailed below. Most of the Yemeni women mainly carry out unpaid jobs such as farming, collecting firewood, and herding. The unemployment rate for Yemeni women stands at 39.2 ...
Countries With the Highest Unemployment Rates
Yahoo News - 6/15/2012 4:14:54 PM
[Related: Degrees for Those with College Dreams] With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of countries with the highest unemployment rates among the world’s 50 largest economies. The ranking is based on 2011 annual average unemployment rates from ...
The Five Highest Unemployment Rates In The World
Forbes - 12/28/2015 10:35:05 PM
According to one source, crime is also a significant issue in the country. Greece’s economic problems are no secret. Its unemployment rate was relatively tame until late 2008 when it began to rise. Greece’s lowest unemployment rate since 1998 was 7.30%.
The countries with the highest unemployment
Market Watch - 7/3/2013 5:56:02 AM
From 24/7 Wall St., these are the countries with the highest unemployment rates: Unemployment rate (May): 12.2% Credit ... The country’s debt is among the lowest in the world, at just 18.5% of GDP in 2012, compared with the U.S.’ 106.5% of GDP.