Definition: This entry gives the percent of the total labor force ages 15-24 unemployed during a specified year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
Ghana’s election 2016: The role of the youth in promoting peace
Ghana Web - 11/28/2016 2:13:25 AM
Ghana just like most countries in Sub Saharan Africa is currently ... two main parties is clear evidence of this fear). The World Bank in a 2016 report clearly highlights youth unemployment (age 15-24) to be at an alarming rate of 48% and this a major ...
Arab youth largest in number but face exclusion - UNDP report
egyptindependent.com - 11/30/2016 1:52:33 PM
In countries undergoing political transition, youth show more interest in politics relative to older-age groups ... youth unemployment, according to the report. Unemployment among youth in the Arab region is the highest among world regions.
Youth job seekers hardest hit in Alberta's rising unemployment numbers
Calgary Herald - 12/2/2016 4:53:18 AM
With Calgary’s jobless figures hitting another high in November, those taking the brunt of the tough times in the province are youth, say numbers released Friday. Two years into the oil price slump, Calgary’s unemployment ... in the 15-24 age group ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
The Business Insider - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
Since the global financial crisis, high youth unemployment has been a problem across the world. But even though the issue is widespread, the causes and the effects vary greatly within each country ... people in a certain age group are active or ...
Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate)
www.quandl.com - 12/3/2016 1:46:00 AM
Click on any country name on this page to see a time series of Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment ... Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate) - Vietnam 6.94% Sep-2013 0.00% n.a. Click to download all World data in csv or json.
Another Arab Spring May Not Be Far Away: UNDP Report
youthkiawaaz.com - 12/9/2016 12:44:36 PM
In November 2009, Egypt’s population council conducted a survey amongst the country’s youth. The results of the survey were revealing. 90% of the unemployed in Egypt happened to be youth. 40% of the those between the ages ... unemployment rates in the ...
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 11/5/2016 6:36:55 AM
DEFINITION: Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
Towards an Inclusive Economy: Harnessing the power of the youth
World Stage - 12/5/2016 11:23:27 AM
Youth between the ages of 15 to 34 especially have poor job prospects and low employment rates. The unemployment rate was highest for those within the ages of 15-24; 24.0 percent in ... money in circulation around the country, yet the cost of everyday ...
HIV Prevalence in Guyana highest among youths between the ages of 15 – 24
newssourcegy.com - 12/2/2016 3:23:14 PM
And with Guyana’s youths being more at risk, Minister Norton disclosed that Government will be examining the possibility of introducing HIV/AIDS counseling and testing services in secondary schools across the country. Focus on youth in the area of health ...
As youth unemployment spikes, job seekers keep dreaming
Public Radio International - 9/9/2016 7:33:11 PM
The global youth unemployment rate has returned to a level close to its all-time high, according to new data from the International Labor Organization. An estimated 71 million young people ages 15-24 are currently looking for work but can’t find it ...
Countries With the Most Generous Welfare Programs
Yahoo Finance - 11/30/2016 11:07:54 AM
After expanding faster in recent years than almost every other country, the German economy is the third largest in the world with a GDP of $3.8 trillion. Germany’s per capita GDP of $46,347 is ninth largest in the OECD. Old-age and health expenditures ...
Unemployment in Ghana : 48% of Ghanaian youth jobless - World Bank report
pulse.com.gh - 5/12/2016 10:24:08 PM
A new report by the World Bank on unemployment in Ghana has revealed that about 48 percent of Ghanaians between the ages of ... that youth between 15-24 will peak in the coming decade raising concerns about the preparedness of the country’s economy ...
Reducing Youth Unemployment in Kenya
World Policy Institute - 10/15/2013 9:50:37 AM
Youth unemployment in Kenya is a ticking time bomb waiting to explode. Today, unemployment in Kenya stands at 40%, and 70% of those unemployed are between the ages of 15 and 35. The World Bank estimates ... and insecurity in the country.
This New Platform Will Amplify Voices Affected by Global Youth Unemployment
The Huffington Post - 1/13/2016 1:30:35 AM
We believe the global conversation around youth unemployment ... billion youth -- ages 15-24 -- making up 18 percent of the global population. Youth and children together -- ages 24 and younger -- account for nearly 50 percent of the world's population.
Unemployment - youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Kiribati
tradingeconomics.com - 12/4/2016 4:25:17 PM
Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country. This page has the latest recorded value, an historical data chart and related indicators for Unemployment - youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Kiribati.