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, 2012See also: Unemployment rate map
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff - 9/17/2013 4:18:45 AM
Unemployment had peaked in 2001 and it was about 19.2 per ... has over three million unemployed and deep spending cuts continue. The free market economy of Colombia depends on exports of which main export products are oil and coffee. Though the company ...
FactCheck: is our unemployment rate low by world standards?
theconversation.com - 7/8/2013 7:33:19 PM
He says Australia’s current unemployment rate of 5.5% is above eight other developed nations – Japan 4.1%, Austria 4.9%, Norway 3.7%, Switzerland 3.1%, Singapore 1.9%, South Korea 3.2%, Taiwan 4.2% and Hong Kong 3.5%. So who’s right? Sinodinos ...
Unemployment rate in rich countries edges down
GlobalPost - 5/14/2013 11:58:58 PM
The unemployment rate across rich countries eased slightly to 8.0 percent in March ... July 2008 just before the financial crisis destabilised economies across the world. The data was published against a background of gloomy growth figures on Wednesday ...
Unemployment In Europe By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/28/2012 11:58:20 PM
Which European countries have the highest unemployment rates? Data from the CIA’s World Factbook paints a grim picture. Check out Europe’s top-ten most unemployed countries below: List of countries by unemployment rate - Wikipedia ...
Unemployment in Europe: get the figures for every country
theguardian.com - 10/31/2012 12:33:58 PM
Compared with November 2011, unemployment has risen by 2.012m. Despite the latest release displaying the November 2012 seasonally adjusted rates for most EU countries, there are still some gaps. The latest recorded figures for Greece are from September 2012.
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
FOXBusiness - 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%.
OECD Global Inflation Rate Falls Further
The Wall Street Journal - 12/3/2013 12:12:56 PM
The annual rate of inflation across the world's largest economies fell for a third straight month in October, a development that suggests central banks may have to provide more stimulus, or at least not withdraw existing stimulus, to avert the ...
Unemployment rate in rich countries steadies
GlobalPost - 10/10/2013 7:07:44 PM
Countries with the Highest Unemployment Rate
jobs.siliconindia.com - 9/17/2013 11:59:52 PM
Though the country has excelled in telecommunication infrastructure and education, unemployment ... s image as a world power has recently taken a beating. It is severely affected by recession, and in fact, as per Eurostat, which is EU’s statistics ...
Eurozone Unemployment Rates By Country
The Huffington Post - 7/1/2012 11:55:32 PM
Things apparently just keep getting worse for the eurozone. The average unemployment rate in nations that use the euro rose to 11.1 percent in May, the highest since the euro was launched in 1999. That's higher than the 10.6 percent average ...
World – OECD countries record 8% unemployment in May
staffingindustry.com - 7/10/2013 2:15:58 PM
there were 48.5 million people unemployment in OECD countries in May 2013, an increase of 100,000 compared with April 2013, and 13.8 million more than in July 2008. The unemployment rate increased +0.1% in the United States, reaching 7.6%. It fell by -0.1% ...
Countries With The Lowest Unemployment Rates
Investopedia - 3/21/2010 11:55:35 PM
The recent recession has been global in nature, meaning that many countries worldwide have experienced elevated unemployment rates. Nevertheless, there are still countries with reasonably robust employment. These countries generally fall into three broad ...
World unemployment rising; rates, responses vary
usatoday30.usatoday.com - 10/2/2009 11:32:18 AM
PARIS — Unemployment is rising around the world as the recession leaves few corners untouched — but sharp differences remain between companies directly hit by financial or housing-market collapses and those that have deliberately protected ...
The countries with the highest unemployment
Marketwatch - 7/3/2013 9:52:16 AM
On Friday, the U.S. Department of Labor will report on employment for June, and economists polled by MarketWatch expect the unemployment rate to decline to 7.5% from 7.6%. 24/7 Wall St. reviewed employment data for the countries measured by Eurostat ...