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
Franklin County unemployment rate inches up in September
The Malone Telegram - 10/26/2016 4:39:55 AM
Four of the other counties in the region defined by the state as the north country also saw their unemployment rates increase in September, while the two others saw their rate drop, according to the Labor Department. Clinton County saw its unemployment ...
Spain Has No Government For 10 Months - Economy Grows, Unemployment Falls To 18.9%
Forbes - 10/27/2016 9:39:23 AM
We are continually told that every country must have an activist government ... one of the fastest growing eurozone economies this year. And as a result the unemployment rate has just fallen to 18.9%. So much for the necessity of activist management ...
Spain's quarterly unemployment rate hits six-year low
China - 10/27/2016 1:42:46 PM
Spain's unemployment rate stood at 18.91 percent in the third quarter of the year, which meant 4,320,800 people were out of work in the country. The figure meant a 5.55 percent fall compared with the figure in the second quarter. Meanwhile, on a year-on ...
Nigeria: Minister advocates macroeconomic framework review, as unemployment hits 13.3%
World Stage - 10/27/2016 1:42:46 PM
WorldStage Newsonline-- Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has made a case for a review of the nation’s macroeconomic framework with a view to pursuing a growth path that is pro-employment, as unemployment rate increased ...
The Malady of Unemployment
The Morung Express - 10/25/2016 4:08:18 PM
It is generally observed that populous countries of the world are the ones which have high ... have high growth rates of population and correspondingly high unemployment rates. Unemployment is always the cause of many social and economic problems.
Spain sees record fall in unemployment
worldbulletin.net - 10/27/2016 10:43:48 AM
In the third quarter of 2016, Spain’s unemployment rate fell to 18.91 percent. In real numbers, this means that in a country of 46 million people, around 18.5 million were actively employed, around 4.3 million unemployed and the rest were inactive.
US claims for unemployment benefits rise by 13,000
The Chronicle Journal - 10/20/2016 8:50:25 AM
Still, the unemployment rate is just half the 10 per cent high hit in October 2009 as the country was struggling to pull out of the Great Recession.
World – OECD unemployment rate remains stable in August
www2.staffingindustry.com - 10/12/2016 10:28:47 PM
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 ...
Decline in Croatia's unemployment rate stalls in September
intellinews.com - 10/25/2016 9:41:45 AM
In August, Erste Group Research cut its unemployment rate forecast for 2016 to 15.2% from a previous 16.2%. Unemployment in the country should stay high this ... said in the October edition of its World Economic Outlook. The fund warned on May 10 in ...
Unemployment Rate Flat in September
Inside Indiana Business - 10/21/2016 10:50:55 AM
Indiana's unemployment ... rate of the surrounding states, with Ohio the closest at 4.6 percent. You can find more information on the September employment report by clicking here. While on the floor of the Farnborough International Airshow, the world ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...