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
Youth unemployment swelling worldwide: ILO
MENAFN - 8/24/2016 11:55:32 PM
Breaking down the numbers by region, the report showed that Arab states -- hard-hit by a range of geopolitical tensions -- count the world's highest youth unemployment rate, at above 30 percent. Within the region, young people in oil-exporting countries ...
Global Youth Unemployment is on the Rise Again
UN News Centre - 8/25/2016 7:36:39 PM
The ILO’s World Employment and Social Outlook 2016 ... The rise in youth unemployment rates is particularly marked in emerging countries.” In emerging countries, the unemployment rate is predicted to rise from 13.3 per cent in 2015 to 13.7 per cent ...
‘Dubai has one of lowest unemployment rates’
Gulf News - 8/28/2016 5:52:53 PM
“A factor explaining one of the world’s lowest unemployment rates in ... an employment visa or have a sponsor in order to live in the country, preventing much growth in unemployment rates. Kosutic explained that the vast majority of Dubai jobseekers ...
Global youth unemployment to worsen — ILO
Jamaica Observer - 8/28/2016 5:14:06 AM
GENEVA, Switzerland (ILO News) — The International Labour Organization (ILO) estimates that the global youth unemployment rate is expected to reach 13.1 per cent in 2016 and remain at that level through to 2017 (up from 12.9 p The ILO’s World ...
As Govt Grapples with Unemployment
This Day Live - 8/21/2016 11:16:09 PM
The youth unemployment rate of 21.50 per cent in the first quarter ... to significantly increase productive employment opportunities. The World Bank report noted that given the country’s rapidly growing population, it will require 40 to 50 million ...
ILO estimates global youth unemployment rise by 13.1 per cent
www.today.ng - 8/26/2016 8:36:54 AM
has predicted that global youth unemployment rate would rise by 13.1 per cent at the end of 2016. This would be an increase from 12.9 per cent recorded at the end of 2015. This was contained in a research report of ILO’s World Employment and Social ...
Effort to meet 2030 poverty goal jeopardized by youth unemployment: ILO
unmultimedia.org - 8/24/2016 8:27:57 PM
The effort to meet the Sustainable Development Goal of ending poverty by 2030 is being jeopardized by "alarming" youth unemployment rates, among other factors. That's according the latest World Employment ... often in developing countries, who live in ...
The World's Youth Facing Massive Unemployment
Mag-Series USA - 8/25/2016 3:58:55 AM
A new report finds youth unemployment around the world is set to rise this year and many young ... labour market conditions" in emerging and developing countries. Working poverty rates among young people are also elevated in Arab States (39 per cent ...
Ministry: Unemployment Low, No Matter How You Count It
hamodia.com - 8/22/2016 8:55:58 AM
The unemployment rate in Israel is among the lowest in the Western world, in fact – no matter how you count ... Israel is still doing better than nearly all other OECD countries. In Israel, as in most countries, “unemployed” people are those counted ...
Franklin County unemployment rate edges up in July
The Malone Telegram - 8/24/2016 4:35:54 AM
The rate, which is not seasonally adjusted, is still the lowest reported rate since October 2007 — the start of the collapse of the housing market that plunged the world economy ... state as the north country also saw their unemployment rates increase ...
Recessions in Russia, Emerging Markets Push Up Youth Unemployment
Radio Free Europe - 8/25/2016 4:49:01 AM
Recessions in Russia, Brazil, Kazakhstan, and other emerging markets hit by low commodity prices is helping to push the world's youth unemployment rate up, the International ... feeding migration from poor to rich countries. It said a 1 percent rise ...
Countries Registering The Fewest New Businesses Per Capita
worldatlas.com - 8/26/2016 5:19:27 PM
It is a highly employed economy, with very few unemployed people, and where the unemployment rate is actually falling ... to start new businesses in the country. Bhutan had cut itself away from the world because it didn't want its culture and monarchy ...
ILO report: Global youth unemployment to rise for first time in three years
defenddemocracy.press - 8/28/2016 9:03:10 AM
Economic growth in developing countries was ... has seen its youth unemployment rate rise to nearly 18 percent, up from 15.1 percent three years ago. While China’s economy is still officially growing, growth in the world’s second largest economy ...
Millions out of job: Unemployment at ‘boiling up’
Vanguard - 8/27/2016 11:23:21 PM
Job seekers Already, the impact of high unemployment rate is manifest in the upsurge of ... overcome its unemployment crisis recognizing the fact that no country in the world has totally resolved its unemployment problem.
Global youth unemployment to rise this year – ILO
Philstar - 8/28/2016 6:00:02 PM
In its report “Citing World Employment and Social Outlook 2016: Trends for Youth,” the International Labor Organization (ILO) estimated that the global youth unemployment rate is expected ... in emerging and developing countries, who live in extreme ...