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 on Planet Earth
The National Interest - 1/19/2017 2:54:56 PM
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).
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.”
India's unemployment rate will go up marginally in 2017, says United Nations report
myhealthbowl.com - 1/13/2017 4:06:29 PM
according to "World Employment Social Outlook", the annual report of ILO. The increase in unemployment levels and rates in 2017 will be driven by deteriorating labour market conditions in emerging countries - as the impacts of several deep recessions in ...
Global Unemployment Rate To Rise In 2017 – Report
naija247news.com - 1/13/2017 11:58:56 PM
“By contrast, unemployment should fall in 2017 among developed countries bringing their rate down to 6.2 per cent (from 6.3 per cent). But the pace of improvement is slowing and there are signs of structural unemployment,” the report says ...
Top 10 Countries With Highest Crime Rate in the World, See The African Country That Made The List
howng.com - 1/18/2017 7:32:19 AM
Conclusively, here is a list of top ten countries with highest crime rates in the world, configured on the basis of data ... Criminal activities can be only second to HIV in the RSA. Poverty & unemployment are among the key reasons to the crimes shaping ...
Venezuela is world’s ‘Most Miserable’ country again
The Global Dispatch - 1/21/2017 1:05:12 PM
The 2016 Misery Index shows that Venezuela ranks the “most miserable country” for the second year in a ... Index was just a simple sum of a nation’s annual inflation rate and its unemployment rate. The Misery Index has been modified several times ...
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.
Unemployment set to rise marginally
lasignare.com - 1/17/2017 8:09:17 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 labour market conditions, particularly in emerging countries ...
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 Employment and Social Outlook for 2017
newsbytesapp.com - 1/15/2017 2:49:32 AM
International Labour Organization launched 'World Employment ... in the global unemployment rate from 5.7% in 2016 to 5.8% in 2017. He added, "This is a tendency driven by deteriorating labor market conditions, particularly in emerging countries."
Unemployment rate in sub-Sahara Africa forecast to be 7.2% in 2017
Ghana Business News - 1/15/2017 1:40:57 PM
Sub-Saharan Africa’s unemployment rate is forecast to stand at 7.2 per cent in 2017, unchanged from 2016, according to the latest World Employment Social Outlook ... does not convey the considerable cross-country heterogeneity. In particular, it masks ...
ILO: Global unemployment expected to rise by 3.4 million in 2017
hellenicshippingnews.com - 1/20/2017 10:39:03 PM
By contrast, unemployment should fall in 2017 among developed countries bringing their rate down to 6.2 per cent (from 6.3 per ... underpinning social unrest and migration in many parts of the world. Between 2009 and 2016, the share of the working age ...
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 ...