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
Turkey’s unemployment rate highest in 5 years
Today's Zaman - 4/16/2015 9:30:38 AM
Turkey's unemployment rate will increase from 9.9 percent in 2014 to 11.4 percent in 2015, rising further to 11.6 percent in 2016, according to data in the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) latest World Economic ... with the country's young population ...
Turkey unemployment rate to surpass 11% in 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 4/17/2015 8:10:43 AM
ANKARA: Turkey’s unemployment rate is on course to surpass 11 percent in 2015 and is likely to hover around that level in the following year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said. In its latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) report, released on ...
Dawn - 4/19/2015 2:53:22 AM
A high-tech economy and a comprehensive system of welfare benefits allow Sweden to enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world ... unemployment rates, of around 3.5 per cent, compared to the alarmingly high levels in other European countries ...
Australia's jobless rate falls to 6.1%
MENAFN - 4/17/2015 4:17:28 PM
(MENAFN - AFP) Australia's unemployment rate dipped to 6.1 percent in March ... Prague - Czech ice-hockey legend Jaroslav Holik, who led his country's under-20 team to world titles in 2000 and 2001 as a coach, has died at the age of 72, local media ...
Q&A: Stanford's Taylor argues for higher interest rates
USA Today - 4/17/2015 6:01:52 AM
At the World Bank 2015 ... and the low interest rates. Q. Another criticism is that times are different now. We're coming out of a recession, and there are many lingering obstacles to growth. Credit is still tight and the unemployment rate doesn't reflect ...
Unemployment ‘a cause of 45,000 suicides each year’
Pakistan Observer - 4/16/2015 8:14:53 PM
To reach their findings, the researchers assessed data from the World Health Organization ... It is possible that an unexpected increase in the unemployment rate may trigger greater fears and insecurity than in countries with higher pre-crisis unemployment ...
Employ fresh graduates to reduce unemployment – Mahama
Ghana Web - 4/17/2015 12:42:44 PM
President John Mahama has said the unemployment rates in the country could be reduced if the private sector ... falls more on government in order to prepare the young people in the world of work,” he added. Employment resource centre President Mahama ...
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%.
An increase in employment and pay rises forecasted by business leaders
Sunday World - 4/13/2015 12:47:28 PM
Joblessness is set to drop to less than nine in every 100 people while workers across the country can expect pay ... said this would lead to unemployment dropping below 9%. Latest figures show the unemployment rate at just over 10%, with more than 355,000 ...
UAE workforce grew at record rate in 2014, official figures reveal
The National - 4/14/2015 6:15:34 PM
The country’s workforce jumped 10 per cent to more than ... The UAE had a population of 9.35m in 2013, according to the World Bank. The unemployment rate last year was projected at 3.67 per cent, compared with 3.79 per cent in 2013, according to the ...
World Bank says remittances growth will slow down in 2015
Jamaica Observer - 4/17/2015 1:54:18 PM
WASHINGTON DC, United States (CMC) – The World Bank says remittances ... including those to high income countries, are projected to grow by 0.4 per cent to US$586 billion. Overall, the report says the 2015 remittance growth rates are the slowest since ...
IMF Sees Turkish Unemployment Over 11 Pct. İn 2015 And 2016
Haberler.com - 4/14/2015 2:12:11 PM
Turkey's unemployment rate woulr rise over 11 percent in 2015 and remain on that level in the following year, according to IMF's latest World Economic Outlook (WEO ... weighing on spending and growth in some countries. Low growth in turn makes deleveraging ...
World View: South African Xenophobic Violence Echoes 1820s Mfecane Zulu Massacre
Breitbart News - 4/17/2015 1:25:41 PM
The anti-immigrant violence has spread to Johannesburg, raising fears of widespread violence spurred by the country’s dire economic woes ... Experts are blaming the xenophobic violence on the 25% unemployment rate, and many believe that this figure ...
Qatar healthiest country: Report
The Peninsula - 4/12/2015 1:57:15 AM
Among the 10 healthiest countries in the world, Norway came second while Switzerland and ... $2,029 (25th highest), Unemployment rate: 0.5 percent (second lowest). The Peninsula
Unemployment In Europe By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/29/2012 8:55:12 AM
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, the free