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
Millennials name the best countries to live
Newsday - 5/27/2016 1:20:48 AM
A substantial agriculture sector and competitive manufacturing industry have kept Thailand strong and growing with low poverty and unemployment rates. It is the ... It is one of the world's most visited countries, where bustling, modern cities are ...
Unemployment and austerity 'linked to 260000 extra cancer deaths around world'
The Spectrum - 5/26/2016 6:54:15 PM
The researchers obtained economic data from the World Bank and figures on cancer deaths ... They also compared the information with those of unemployment rates in these countries and their respective governments' spending on public health.
Tackling youth unemployment through skills upgrade
The Jakarta Post - 5/30/2016 8:55:22 AM
Indonesia’s unrelenting youth unemployment requires new ... About a fifth of the country’s young men and a third of young women aged 15 to 24 do not have a job nor go to school, the World Bank announced in 2010. Similar concerns were voiced by Gustav ...
Economic crisis, unemployment rates drive excess cancer deaths
Healio - 5/27/2016 8:04:39 PM
Atun and colleagues conducted their unemployment analysis using World Bank ... 5-year survival rates lower than 10% and which included pancreatic cancer and lung cancer — in men and women. Multivariable analyses controlled for country-specific ...
Illinois has highest unemployment rate in US
abc7chicago.com - 5/25/2016 7:28:14 AM
Illinois has the highest unemployment rate in the country, and there are many reasons why jobs are tough to find in the state. "It's hard to get jobs. There's a lot of us in the city that need jobs, especially in my neighborhood," said Lamont Stovall/Uber ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
The Eurozone crisis changed the economic landscape of the world ... rate after South Africa. Countries such as Pakistan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, and Sri Lanka have a lower unemployment rate compared to India. Let’s look at 25 countries with highest ...
Economic growth not guarantee of poverty alleviation: World labour Org
Firstpost - 5/19/2016 7:06:43 AM
In a recent biennial survey by the Ministry of Statistics, all religious groups seem to have registered an increase in unemployment in rural ... million relatively poor in developed countries. "In the developed world, there has been an absolute increase ...
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 ...
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 ...
Unemployment and austerity linked to rise in cancer mortality
Cinema Blaze - 5/27/2016 7:47:21 AM
They also compared the information with those of unemployment rates in these countries and their respective governments ... The researchers obtained economic data from the World Bank and figures on cancer deaths from the World Health Organization (WHO ...
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 Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:07:54 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 ...
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.
More Arab countries are seeking to orient their economies towards knowledge
malaysiasun.com - 5/23/2016 12:45:35 PM
The country with the greatest research intensity is Morocco ... steel and fertilizer industries to drive the economy. It has one of the world's lowest unemployment rates, at just 0.5%, and, in 2010, Qatar showed the world's fastest growth rate for ...
Chapter 11 For Countries?
econintersect.com - 5/24/2016 10:57:01 AM
Sovereign default risk has been growing, yet the world lacks an adequate mechanism for averting ... Greece's gross domestic product had fallen 25 percent below its GDP in 2010, and its unemployment rate had climbed to 27 percent. Then, the recovery that ...