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
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 ...
US claims for unemployment benefits rise by 13,000
Sun Herald - 10/20/2016 7:53:09 AM
Still, the unemployment rate is just half the 10 percent high hit in October 2009 as the country was struggling to pull out of the Great Recession.
Adult unemployment increased by 74 percent between 2008 and 2014
EIN News Desk World News Report - 10/14/2016 2:19:39 PM
The Bahamas’ adult unemployment rate increased by 74 percent between 2008 and 2014, according to an Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) report. To be clear, adult unemployment refers to the population 25 years and older that is not working. The IDB ...
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 ...
Weak Growth and High Debt and Unemployment Rates Leave Global Economic Expansion Exposed to Shocks, IHS Markit Says
press.ihs.com - 10/13/2016 8:58:43 AM
“Weak global economic growth and high world debt and unemployment rates mean the ongoing economic expansion ... they have risen considerably in many developing countries such as the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Brazil, Burundi, South Africa, Turkey ...
MA Unemployment Drops to Lowest Rate in 15 Years
Go Local Worcester - 10/20/2016 6:01:36 PM
Massachusetts total unemployment rate dropped to 3.6% in September ... a company designed to help and advocate for small businesses across the country. SBSB has grown into one of the largest small business groups in America. Carrol's been helping people ...
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 ...
Hunger, Undernourishment Continue To Grip India, As It Ranks Abysmal 97 Out Of 118 Countries In Global Hunger Index
thelogicalindian.com - 10/13/2016 3:53:54 PM
The under-5 mortality rate is 4.8% in India. Despite the fact that India runs two of the world’s biggest children’s nutrition programmes, such data prove how inadequate nutrition is a major concern in the country. Endemic poverty, unemployment ...
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 ...
Nevada unemployment rate down in September to 5.8 percent
Carson Now - 10/19/2016 10:10:21 AM
Nevada's unemployment ... United States to the world at large. I care even more how it represents and carries out its responsibilities to the American people. This nation and its people have been the envy of almost every other country on the globe because ...
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 ...
How to Reduce Unemployment in Africa
abnewswire.com - 10/7/2016 6:17:01 PM
If we take the case of Nigeria, the unemployment is still reaching the skies. According to a report from National Bureau of Statistics, the unemployment ... abroad who can later come back and help their country. Countries like Brazil and India have been ...
The unemployment challenge
Business Recorder - 10/17/2016 12:04:16 AM
This enables timely monitoring of the employment situation in country. Thirty three such surveys have been ... the public school system has increased by only 1% annually. The unemployment rate has risen to over 8% PBS estimates the unemployment rate ...
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 ...