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
India-UK pledge to cut youth unemployment at G20 meet
Economic Times - 9/4/2015 12:34:10 PM
ANKARA: India and the UK have partnered with 18 other G20 member countries to tackle youth unemployment across the world by sharing best practice ... With record employment rates and our success of boosting the skills of our workforce, we can help build ...
Canada Illustrates Plight of Rich but Resource-Dependent Countries
Wall Street Journal - 9/2/2015 3:03:53 AM
For a small group of the world ... statistics to improve during the second half of 2015. But it has already lowered its growth forecast for the year to 1.1%, down from a previous forecast of 1.9%. As the economies of the U.S. and many other wealthy ...
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. Many countries in the Eurozone ... China and South Africa), India has the second highest unemployment rate after South Africa. Countries such as Pakistan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, and Sri ...
Eurozone unemployment drops to 10.9 pct
Philstar - 9/1/2015 8:23:01 PM
BRUSSELS - Unemployment in the 19-country eurozone fell to 10.9 percent ... with Germany's 4.7 percent rate comparing with Spain's 22.2 percent and Greece's 25 percent. World ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
The country’s debt is among the lowest in the world, at just 18.5% of GDP in 2012, compared to the United States’ 106.5% of GDP. In 2009, the eastern European nation had the 10th-lowest unemployment rate of the countries measured at just 6.8%.
15 Countries That Have MUCH Higher Unemployment Rates Than The US
The Business Insider - 9/3/2010 11:41:51 AM
The effect is multiplied when it 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 ...
Unemployment in Arab Countries highest in the world
moroccoworldnews.com - 8/17/2015 11:58:15 AM
According to the report, which collected figures from the International Labor Organization (ILOT), the rate of unemployment in young people in the Arab countries is the highest in the world, representing more than double the global rate of unemployment ...
The countries with the highest unemployment
Market Watch - 7/3/2013 5:56:02 AM
Bulgaria is an exception. 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. In 2009, the Eastern European nation had the 10th-lowest unemployment rate of the countries measured at ...
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 ...
Infrastructure in the Rich World: Building Works
CFO - 9/3/2015 3:05:41 PM
It is hard to exaggerate the decrepitude of infrastructure in much of the rich world. One in three railway bridges ... The American Society of Civil Engineers rates around 14,000 of the country’s dams as “high hazard” and 151,238 of its bridges ...
Global unemployment forecast to hit 212m – country by country breakdown
The Guardian - 1/20/2015 10:51:09 AM
The ILO also warn of “no relief” among countries in the Middle East and North Africa, which have some of the highest unemployment rates in the world. An increase of about 5 percentage points in East Asia’s unemployment rate is expected. Although Sub ...
World's major central banks are struggling to reach 2 pct. inflation target
brandonsun.com - 9/3/2015 11:05:17 PM
In the 19 European countries that share the euro currency ... In the United States, the situation is somewhat different in the United States, where the unemployment rate is half the size of Europe's. The U.S. jobless rate has dipped to 5.3 per cent ...
Countries With the Highest Unemployment Rates
Yahoo Finance - 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 ...
World economy heading for the perfect storm?
MercoPress - 9/2/2015 7:50:13 AM
The problems that caused the crash of 2007-08 have not really been addressed, just papered over, with absurdly low interest rates and “quantitative ... China escaped the low growth and high unemployment that hurt Western countries by flooding its economy ...
The Countries With the Highest Unemployment
24/7 Wall ST - 4/18/2013 6:21:45 AM
... 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 ...