Definition: This entry gives the percent of the total labor force ages 15-24 unemployed during a specified year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
businessinsider.com - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
Since the global financial crisis, high youth unemployment has been a problem across the world. But even though the issue is widespread, the causes and the effects vary greatly within each country ... people in a certain age group are active or ...
Youth employment seen as key challenge ahead of Arab summit
Columbia Basin Herald - 3/26/2017 4:54:07 AM
DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — The Arab League chief says 29 percent youth unemployment is one of the ... Aboul-Gheit says one-third of the Arab world's population is below the age of 30 and that Arab countries need to create 60 million jobs in a decade to ...
Unemployment - youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in High income OECD
tradingeconomics.com - 2/18/2017 6:34:04 AM
Unemployment; youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in High income OECD was last measured at 18.08 in 2014, according to the World Bank. Youth unemployment ... of labor force and unemployment differ by country.This page has the latest values ...
Youth unemployment is the next big crisis
www.globalcitizen.org - 7/13/2015 11:59:48 PM
The world is experiencing an unprecedented youth unemployment bulge ... There are more youth (ages 15-24) in the world today than ever before – 87% of whom live in developing countries. Today’s youth are three times more likely to be unemployed ...
Addressing Youth Unemployment in the Balkans
europeanwesternbalkans.com - 7/18/2016 11:56:28 PM
With the exception of Kosovo, the World Bank data base on youth unemployment (ages 15-24) provides interesting information on Balkan countries, which allows inter-country comparisons and trend analyses. Overall, as reported in table 1, with rates in the ...
Youth unemployment seen as 'scarring' by global group
CNN Money - 7/10/2012 12:31:59 PM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- As the jobs crisis drags on, high unemployment could permanently damage the economic prospects of the ... about 18.6% of youth were neither employed nor in school or training programs across the OECD's 34 countries, the think tank ...
48% Ghanaian youth jobless – World Bank
Citi FM Online - 5/12/2016 2:38:50 PM
The World Bank in its latest report on jobs in Ghana has revealed that about 48 percent of the youth in the country, who are between 15-24 years do not have ... 517,394 – are employed; putting unemployment at 1.9%. Among the age groups, the rate ...
As youth unemployment spikes, job seekers keep dreaming
Public Radio International - 9/9/2016 7:33:11 PM
The global youth unemployment rate has returned to a level close to its all-time high, according to new data from the International Labor Organization. An estimated 71 million young people ages 15-24 are currently looking for work but can’t find it ...
Creative and Sustainable Solutions to Youth Unemployment
advocacy.thp.org - 1/26/2014 11:54:50 PM
According to The Economist, almost 290 million youth and adolescents in the (15-24) age group are neither ... out of jobs around the world. Unemployment levels in Spain, Greece, Italy, United States and many other developed countries have dominated the ...
Worldwide youth unemployment nearly equal to entire U.S. population
Economic Collapse News - 4/29/2013 9:53:36 PM
Economic Collapse News has reported on the staggering unemployment ... with their youth unemployment rate reaching 57.2 percent. Now it has been reported by Economist that the total number of unemployed youth ages 15 – 24 in developed countries is ...
Caribbean youth unemployment among highest in the world
Caribbean360 - 5/21/2015 11:58:14 PM
The article is called Caribbean youth unemployment among highest in the world and ... Data for eight of the Caribbean countries show that only in Trinidad and Tobago did youth unemployment rates fall below the world average, and that was during the 2006 ...
Staggering levels of youth unemployment in the Balkans
World Socialist Web Site - 8/23/2011 5:10:39 AM
According to data from the Macedonian State Statistical Office (SSO), 52.5 percent of youth aged 15-24 were unemployed in the first quarter of 2011. In Serbia, the unemployment level for the age ... the country, which ranks second in the world in ...
Youth Unemployment in Turkey Twice as High as World Average
Bianet - 8/12/2010 11:56:37 PM
According to ILO's report, "Global Employment Trends for Youth" out of 620 youths in the working -age range of 15-24 ... developing countries, which hosts 90 percent of the young population of the world, the youth are struggling with unemployment and ...
What is youth unemployment?
www.quora.com - 8/30/2015 11:52:59 PM
The most commonly used definition, of the World Bank, is unemployment rate among people aged 15-24. See Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate). Unemployment counts all people seeking work and not employed.
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 3/18/2017 5:32:14 AM
DEFINITION: Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24). 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.