Definition: This entry gives the percent of the total labor force ages 15-24 unemployed during a specified year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
T&T youth unemployment declined in 2015
Trinidad Express Newspapers - 9/13/2016 8:44:11 AM
T&T had the lowest youth (ages 15-24) unemployment rate in the Caribbean. Overall, however, year-on-year in 2015 versus 2014, T&T remained frozen on the human development index (HDI) at 64th in the world, out of 188 countries ranked. “The inspiration for ...
48% unemployment rate in Ghana unacceptable – Akufo-Addo
Ghana Web - 9/12/2016 6:25:12 PM
Youth unemployment represents a serious threat to the stability of the country with the jobless rate ... According to the World Bank about 48% of Ghanaians between the ages of 15-24 yrs are unemployed whiles over 18% of those aged between 25-64 yrs are ...
Tackling youth unemployment
Times of Malta - 9/16/2016 5:05:53 AM
The statistics on youth unemployment (persons aged 15-24 years ... new job opportunities in a number of EU countries. One other contributing factor has been the increasing number of persons who reach retirement age who continue working, either because ...
The Unemployment Time Bomb: Youth Joblessness in Ghana is more than 48%
Modern Ghana - 9/12/2016 11:44:20 AM
The question naturally arises: why then does the policy conversation on youth unemployment reporting, focus on the age bracket 15-25 years ... If indeed the World Bank used 15-24 years to estimate joblessness at 48%, then surely the actual jobless ...
As youth unemployment spikes, job seekers keep dreaming
Public Radio International - 9/9/2016 7:33:11 PM
The global youth unemployment rate has returned to a level close to its all-time high, according to new data from the International Labor Organization. An estimated 71 million young people ages 15-24 are currently looking for work but can’t find it ...
ILO raises alarm over rising unemployment, poverty rate among working youth
Vanguard - 9/14/2016 11:02:00 PM
INTERNATIONAL Labour Organisation, ILO, has raised alarm over rising global youth unemployment as well as poverty rate ... Youth are defined as 15-24. Source: World Employment and Social Outlook 2016: Trends for Youth . According to ILO, while the ...
OECD youth report – not a job in sight – Groupthink reigns supreme
bilbo.economicoutlook.net - 9/11/2016 11:55:40 PM
Total unemployment (all ages ... disadvantaged people in the world. NEET risk is highest: 1. With low education attainment. 2. For females (60% of NEETS). 3. For indigenous youth. 4. For migrants from non-English-speaking countries. For those trapped ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
The Business Insider - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
Since the global financial crisis, high youth unemployment has been a problem across the world. But even though the issue is widespread, the causes and the effects vary greatly within each country ... people in a certain age group are active or ...
It’s never been easy being a teenager. But is this now a generation in crisis?
The Guardian - 9/25/2016 2:46:22 AM
Youth unemployment is more than 13% ... given that some experts argue that full intellectual maturity is reached at the age of 27. Among the events planned for World Mental Health Day, an exhibition by a small but successful charity in London aims to ...
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 9/10/2016 10:02:19 PM
DEFINITION: Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24). Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
EDITORIAL: Balancing profitability and wage fairness in a competitive world
Newcastle Herald - 9/23/2016 12:28:33 PM
Youth unemployment ... people of all ages, it is fair to say that many young Australians find their first job in the sector, whether it’s a casual shift at a fast-food outlet or a turn behind the cash register at one of the country’s big supermarket ...
High youth unemployment in SD worries US ambassador
observer.org.sz - 9/19/2016 1:06:06 AM
... Lisa Peterson has noted with concern the high level of youth unemployment in the country. She said statistics showed that youth unemployment in the 15-24 age range was 42.6 percent in 2014 and was among the highest in the continent. Peterson said ...
Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate)
www.quandl.com - 8/14/2016 10:59:59 AM
Click on any country name on this page to see a time series of Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment ... Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate) - Vietnam 6.94% Sep-2013 0.00% n.a. Click to download all World data in csv or json.
Nigerian Youth As Tool For National Development
Leadership - 9/20/2016 2:52:17 AM
Hence, when Nigeria joined her counterparts around the world ... of unemployment has deprived many Nigerian youths access to contributing their quota tonational development. The result of the rising youth unemployment situation in the country has provided ...
‘48.7% youth in Karachi want to leave the country’
The Express Tribune - 9/24/2016 1:43:07 AM
KARACHI: Around 48.7% of young people in Karachi want to leave the country, said Ammad Zafar of Karachi University public administration department on Thursday. Their reasons include unemployment ... world and its youth population, with a median age ...