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
The World’s Most – And Least – Miserable Countries in 2016
CATO Institute - 1/17/2017 10:46:46 AM
The original Misery Index was just a simple sum of a nation’s annual inflation rate and its unemployment rate ... Venezuela holds the inglorious spot of most miserable country for 2016, as it did in 2015. The failures of the socialist, corrupt petroleum ...
Unemployment rate to rise by 3.4 million in 2017 - ILO
Prensario TI Retail & Dealers - 1/17/2017 8:59:24 AM
The number of jobless people in the world is expected to increase by ... and lead author of the report. By contrast, unemployment should fall in 2017 among developed countries bringing their rate down to 6.2 per cent (from 6.3 per cent).
Global unemployment expected to rise by 3.4 million this year
larampadinapoli.com - 1/17/2017 8:37:55 AM
Economic growth is lagging behind and the study predicts both rising unemployment and worsening social inequality throughout 2017, as reported by United Nations' ILO, which released its 2017 World ... countries (by 670,000), bringing the rate down to ...
Unemployment set to rise marginally
perspectivabetica.com - 1/17/2017 8:59:24 AM
The number of jobless people in the world is ... creation in the country, according to a United Nations labour report. The ILO said that of notable concern are developments in Latin America and the Caribbean, where the unemployment rate is expected to ...
India's unemployment rate will go up marginally in 2017, says United Nations report
VG Today - 1/14/2017 4:23:47 AM
Since the Brazilian economy is only slowly recovering from its worst recession in a century, the unemployment rate should further increase in ... Guy Ryder, ILO director-general, said that around the world countries were facing the "twin challenge" of ...
Report: Global Uncertainties Lead to Rise in World Unemployment
Voice of America - 1/12/2017 8:43:51 AM
By contrast, ILO Director General Guy Ryder says, the rate of unemployment in developed countries should fall by slightly more ... unrest and are increasing migration in many parts of the world.
Unemployment to rise in Caribbean in 2017
Trinidad Express Newspapers - 1/16/2017 12:35:20 PM
The ILO has released its World Employment Social Outlook ... by approximately 3.6 million between 2016 and 2017 during which time the unemployment rate in emerging countries is expected to climb to 5.7 per cent, compared with 5.6 per cent in 2016.”
ILO predicts increased unemployment in Latin America, Caribbean
Jamaica Observer - 1/16/2017 5:33:00 AM
The ILO, in its just-released World Employment and Social Outlook ... during which time the unemployment rate in emerging countries is expected to climb to 5.7 per cent, compared with 5.6 per cent in 2016.” The ILO said that of notable concern are ...
World's jobless to rise amid slower growth, uncertainty: U.N. agency
Reuters - 1/12/2017 3:57:31 AM
"That corresponds to an increase in the rate of unemployment in the world from 5.7 percent in the year that has just closed to 5.8 pct in 2017, and this is a tendency driven by deteriorating labor market conditions, particularly in emerging countries," ILO ...
Sectors identified under Vision 2025 to boost country’s economy: Senate told
Associated Press of Pakistan - 1/16/2017 6:33:15 PM
Winding debate on a motion moved by Azam Khan Swati about situation arising out of high rate of unemployment in the country, the minister said the country’s economy had been declared as an emerging economy by the world known economists. Owing to the ...
Unemployment to increase in the world- ILO
P.M. News Nigeria - 1/13/2017 8:06:53 AM
However, unemployment is expected to fall in developed countries ... the rate of poverty is actually increasing. Since 2009, the percentage of the working-age population willing to migrate abroad for work has risen in almost every region in the world.
Inflation is on the way back in the rich world, and that is good news
The Economist online - 1/13/2017 4:17:49 AM
So rich countries are importing a bit more globally made inflation. How big an impact that has depends on the exchange rate. And in much of the rich world, currency markets ... in the domestic economy. The unemployment rate, measuring labour-market slack ...
Unemployment in India pegged at 18 million in 2018: ILO
Jagran Josh - 1/16/2017 10:47:58 AM
Highlights of World Employment and Social Outlook – Trends 2017 • The global unemployment rate is expected to rise modestly from ... by deteriorating labour market conditions in emerging countries. • Compared with an average annual decline of 0.5 ...
Turkey's unemployment rate highest in half decade
The New Indian Express - 1/16/2017 1:11:07 PM
ISTANBUL: Turkey's unemployment rate in October was the highest since 2010 ... Standard and Poor's and Moody's both downgraded the country's credit rating to junk status in 2016 and warned the security situation was likely to weigh on the economy and ...