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
Nigeria’s unemployment rate rises to two digits
NATIONAL MIRROR - 11/23/2015 3:35:29 AM
When analysed on country comparison basis ... is higher than the global average. The highest unemployment rate in the world is recorded in Djibouti (54 per cent), Congo (46 per cent), Bosnia and Herzegovinian( 43 per cent), Haiti (40 per cent), Kosovo ...
Nordic countries show the way on youth unemployment
macrobusiness.com.au - 11/26/2015 11:56:00 PM
Youth unemployment is just shy ... Similarly, the World Bank has found that countries with high income inequality have the lowest ratings of overall life satisfaction. Given these statistics, it is important to recognise the role unions play in reducing ...
Jewelry School to solve unemployment
Ghana Web - 11/25/2015 4:23:13 AM
A new jewelry school that has the potential of significantly reducing the unemployment rate in the country will soon be opened at Tepa ... He announced that two-world acclaimed jewelry manufacturing experts had been invited by school.
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
Let’s look at 25 countries with highest unemployment rates ... and one of the fastest growing economies in the world, according to Wikipedia. Turkey’s unemployment rate, however, has remained around 10 per cent in recent times. Image: A seagull ...
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
... 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 ...
The countries with the highest unemployment
Market Watch - 7/3/2013 5:56:02 AM
From 24/7 Wall St., these are the countries with the highest unemployment rates: Italy’s unemployment rate was set ... 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.
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:29:23 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 ...
Global unemployment forecast to hit 212m – country by country breakdown
The Guardian - 1/20/2015 10:51:09 AM
Global unemployment is forecast to reach ... 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 ...
The part of Sydney locals call 'God's country' has the lowest unemployment rate in Australia
businessinsider.com.au - 11/19/2015 3:11:36 AM
should perhaps be known as “jobs country” given the regions unbelievably low unemployment rate. According to the detailed labour force report released by the ABS earlier today, “gods country” recorded the lowest unemployment rate across the country ...
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 ...
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 ...
Press focuses on concern over unemployment, meeting on MTN fine
en.starafrica.com - 11/30/2015 8:20:40 AM
The Punch newspaper reported former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s concern over the unemployment rate in the country and that if urgent steps ... France on Sunday to join about 150 other world leaders for the Conference of Parties 21 (COP21).
Japan's unemployment rate falls to 3.1 percent in October
La Prensa - 11/27/2015 3:19:25 PM
Japan's unemployment rate in October dropped three-tenths of a percentage point over the previous month to stand at 3.1 percent, the government announced Friday. The number of unemployed people in the country stood ... market of the world's third largest ...
Fiscal Harmony In World Markets? Mario Draghi Of European Central Bank And Janet Yellen Of Federal Reserve Look To Stabilize Economy In 2016
International Business Times - 11/29/2015 1:08:11 PM
Greece and Spain, along with many countries ... unemployment and stalled growth. News of the European Central Bank's plans come as the Federal Reserve, the U.S. central bank, also looked to mechanisms for regulating the economy, such as a possible federal ...