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
World – OECD unemployment rate remains stable in August
www2.staffingindustry.com - 10/12/2016 10:28:47 PM
The OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation) unemployment rate was stable at 6.3% in August 2016, the same as the previous month. Across the OECD area, which includes its 35 member countries, 39.4 million people were unemployed, 9.5 million less than ...
Franklin County unemployment rate inches up in September
The Malone Telegram - 10/26/2016 4:39:55 AM
Four of the other counties in the region defined by the state as the north country also saw their unemployment rates increase in September, while the two others saw their rate drop, according to the Labor Department. Clinton County saw its unemployment ...
The Malady of Unemployment
The Morung Express - 10/25/2016 4:08:18 PM
It is generally observed that populous countries of the world are the ones which have high ... have high growth rates of population and correspondingly high unemployment rates. Unemployment is always the cause of many social and economic problems.
US claims for unemployment benefits rise by 13,000
The Chronicle Journal - 10/20/2016 8:50:25 AM
Still, the unemployment rate is just half the 10 per cent high hit in October 2009 as the country was struggling to pull out of the Great Recession.
Unemployment Rate Flat in September
Inside Indiana Business - 10/21/2016 10:50:55 AM
Indiana's unemployment ... rate of the surrounding states, with Ohio the closest at 4.6 percent. You can find more information on the September employment report by clicking here. While on the floor of the Farnborough International Airshow, the world ...
Decline in Croatia's unemployment rate stalls in September
intellinews.com - 10/25/2016 9:41:45 AM
In August, Erste Group Research cut its unemployment rate forecast for 2016 to 15.2% from a previous 16.2%. Unemployment in the country should stay high this ... said in the October edition of its World Economic Outlook. The fund warned on May 10 in ...
Huge unemployment rate shows debt-hit Greece brought to its knees by Eurozone austerity
The Daily Express - 10/12/2016 11:23:04 AM
But national unemployment rates range from a low of 3.9 per cent in the Czech republic to a high of 23.4 per cent in Greece, where six years of economic turmoil have decimated the job market and brought the country to its knees. Across the bloc ...
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 ...
China receptionist job sees 10,000 applicants
BBC - 10/26/2016 1:43:57 PM
China's official unemployment rate is about 4%, which translates to a lot of jobseekers in a country of 1.4 billion people. And with high turnovers the norm in the private sector, many still flock to the government. It is the same story in India with its ...
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 ...
Use films to reduce unemployment – Juliet Asante
ghanavibes.com - 10/26/2016 9:11:56 AM
Ace Ghanaian actress Juliet Asante has urged leaders of African countries, especially Ghana, to see the movie industry as a means of reducing the unemployment rate among the youth ... hence their dominance in the world. Speaking in an interview with ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
The Business Insider - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
and the country is highly susceptible to exogenous shocks, according to the World Bank. Notably, even though Mauritania has a high youth-unemployment rate, the country did not experience popular uprisings like other North African nations did in 2011 ...
Highest Female Unemployment Rates In The World
worldatlas.com - 8/11/2016 11:56:38 PM
Some of the countries with the highest female unemployment rates in the world are detailed below. Most of the Yemeni women mainly carry out unpaid jobs such as farming, collecting firewood, and herding. The unemployment rate for Yemeni women stands at 39.2 ...
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 ...
Kansas unemployment rate ticks up for 4th consecutive month
KAKE TV - 10/21/2016 12:16:49 PM
Kansas lost more than 2,000 private-sector jobs in September as the state's unemployment rate ticked up for the fourth month in ... published by College Choice includes campuses across the country. Wichita State is the highest-ranked Kansas Board of ...