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
African youth bulge: Curse or blessing?
China Daily Europe - 3/17/2017 2:20:09 AM
The 2012 China Household Finance Survey puts China's youth unemployment rate (15-24 age bracket) at 9.6 percent ... South Africa and several other countries. A World Bank survey conducted in 2011 found that 40 percent of youth who joined rebel movements ...
Latest Rating Shows the World’s Most & Least Healthy Countries – Guess Where the U.S. Ranked
consciouslifenews.com - 3/23/2017 8:13:56 PM
Despite a stagnant economy and high youth unemployment ... Health Index looked at 163 countries. It calculated a ‘health score’, based on likeliness of mortality by disease or injury, life expectancy at various ages, and probability of survival ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
businessinsider.com - 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 ...
Unemployment - youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in High income OECD
tradingeconomics.com - 2/18/2017 6:34:04 AM
Unemployment; youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) in High income OECD was last measured at 18.08 in 2014, according to the World Bank. Youth unemployment ... of labor force and unemployment differ by country.This page has the latest values ...
Youth unemployment is the next big crisis
www.globalcitizen.org - 7/13/2015 11:59:48 PM
The world is experiencing an unprecedented youth unemployment bulge ... There are more youth (ages 15-24) in the world today than ever before – 87% of whom live in developing countries. Today’s youth are three times more likely to be unemployed ...
Country With Stagnant Economy Has The Healthiest People
Science World Report - 3/22/2017 4:08:45 AM
The Global Health Index Bloomberg announced that Italians are the world's healthiest people. This is regardless of its stagnant economy and increasing rate of unemployment particularly in the youth. Bloomberg stated that Italy is one of the countries ...
2018 Election: The last chance or the lost chance: What is in it for the Youth of Zimbabwe?
nehandaradio.com - 3/20/2017 11:59:24 PM
According to ZIMSTAT figures for 2013, Zimbabwe has a young age structure, with 76.5% of the country’s citizens less than ... a significant constituency to the dustbin. 95% unemployment coupled with 75% Youth Dependency ratio Thousands of tertiary ...
Addressing Youth Unemployment in the Balkans
europeanwesternbalkans.com - 7/18/2016 11:56:28 PM
With the exception of Kosovo, the World Bank data base on youth unemployment (ages 15-24) provides interesting information on Balkan countries, which allows inter-country comparisons and trend analyses. Overall, as reported in table 1, with rates in the ...
Youth unemployment seen as 'scarring' by global group
CNN Money - 7/10/2012 12:31:59 PM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- As the jobs crisis drags on, high unemployment could permanently damage the economic prospects of the ... about 18.6% of youth were neither employed nor in school or training programs across the OECD's 34 countries, the think tank ...
48% Ghanaian youth jobless – World Bank
Citi FM Online - 5/12/2016 2:38:50 PM
The World Bank in its latest report on jobs in Ghana has revealed that about 48 percent of the youth in the country, who are between 15-24 years do not have ... 517,394 – are employed; putting unemployment at 1.9%. Among the age groups, the rate ...
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 ...
Creative and Sustainable Solutions to Youth Unemployment
advocacy.thp.org - 1/26/2014 11:54:50 PM
According to The Economist, almost 290 million youth and adolescents in the (15-24) age group are neither ... out of jobs around the world. Unemployment levels in Spain, Greece, Italy, United States and many other developed countries have dominated the ...
Reducing Youth Unemployment in Kenya
World Policy Institute - 10/15/2013 9:50:37 AM
Youth unemployment in Kenya is a ticking time bomb waiting to explode. Today, unemployment in Kenya stands at 40%, and 70% of those unemployed are between the ages of 15 and 35. The World Bank estimates ... and insecurity in the country.
Caribbean youth unemployment among highest in the world
Caribbean360 - 5/21/2015 11:58:14 PM
The article is called Caribbean youth unemployment among highest in the world and ... Data for eight of the Caribbean countries show that only in Trinidad and Tobago did youth unemployment rates fall below the world average, and that was during the 2006 ...
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 3/18/2017 5:32:14 AM
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.