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, 2012See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
Worldwide youth unemployment nearly equal to entire U.S. population
economiccollapsenews.com - 4/29/2013 9:53:36 PM
Economic Collapse News has reported on the staggering unemployment ... with their youth unemployment rate reaching 57.2 percent. Now it has been reported by Economist that the total number of unemployed youth ages 15 – 24 in developed countries is ...
SA youth unemployment among highest in world
MSN - 8/29/2012 11:57:08 PM
SA’s youth unemployment rate of 50.5% places the country at the top of a list of emerging market countries. In 2010‚ SA’s youth unemployment rate of 50.5% (15–24 years ... 15 years and 24 years. This age classification is used for international ...
Reducing Youth Unemployment in Kenya
worldpolicy.org - 10/15/2013 2:51:16 PM
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.
Youth unemployment the most dangerous force in the world
Troy Media - 9/15/2011 11:55:52 PM
16, 2011/Troy Media/ – What is the most dangerous force in the world? Answers that ... a third long-time dictator. In each country, unemployed, angry youth were the driving force. Youth (defined as age 15-24) unemployment rates in Tunisia, Egypt and ...
The Economist - 4/26/2013 5:25:08 PM
HELDER PEREIRA is a young man with no work and few prospects: a 21-year-old who failed to graduate from high school and lost his job on a building site four months ... young people are unemployed, or 6% of all 15- to 24-year-olds. But going by youth ...
Unemployment in India: 13.3 pct of youth jobless, says Labour Ministry
Financial Express - 12/1/2013 4:51:30 AM
The unemployment rate in the country during 2012-13 was estimated to be 13.3 per cent for the age group 15-29, a government report has revealed. The Labour Ministry report on 'Youth employment ... among age groups 15-24, 18-29 and 15-29 years.
World Bank: Morocco youth unemployment is ‘very serious’
Raw Story - 9/7/2012 9:23:18 PM
The World Bank on Friday described the problem of youth unemployment in Morocco as “very serious,” with similarities to other countries in the region where ... who account for 44 percent of the working age population — were unemployed.
Global youth unemployment growing at 73 million
worldbulletin.net - 8/13/2013 8:35:00 AM
The theme of this year's International Youth Day has been declared as "Youth ... current global economic and financial crisis" Ban said. Worldwide, 73 million young people between the ages of 15-24 years are estimated to be unemployed, that's half the ...
Growing unemployment amongst Indian youth!
Zee News Limited - 11/30/2013 5:42:47 AM
As stated in the report, the unemployment rate amongst the educated youths reportedly increased with increase in their education level. (Amongst all age groups viz. 15-24 years ... 75 million youth were unemployed around the world and global ...
Pope Francis: 'King Money' system has failed unemployed youth, older people
NBCNews.com - 11/28/2013 9:34:13 AM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Pope Francis took on the issue of high youth unemployment in his first interview aired exclusively in his home country of Argentina on ... Nearly 6 million people under the age of 25 are without work in the European ...
Youth unemployment will lead to widespread poverty in old age – OECD
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 8:46:29 AM
High levels of youth unemployment will lead ... reform programmes in the developed world. While other countries have focused on tackling the growing burden of future pension costs by raising the state pension age or improving incentives for older workers ...
Global youth unemployment trends
thoughtleader.co.za - 5/29/2012 11:58:52 PM
Around the world, many youth are ... of all unemployed are below the age of 35. Youth unemployment rates fell dramatically between 2002 and 2008. Based on a 2010 Labour Force Survey, the unemployment rate for 15–24 year olds fell from 55.9 percent ...
Youth unemployment seen as 'scarring' by global group
CNN Money - 7/10/2012 1:14:56 PM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- As the jobs crisis drags on, high unemployment could permanently damage the economic prospects of the ... 18.6% of youth were neither employed nor in school or training programs across the OECD's 34 countries, the think ...
International Youth Day: Migration Can Help Tackle Youth Unemployment But Longer-Term Thinking Required
The Huffington Post - 8/12/2013 2:12:38 PM
Worldwide, 73 million young people between the ages of 15-24 years are estimated to be ... family and friends behind and move to another country. Strategic migration not only helps tackle youth unemployment, it can also help address acute ...