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, 2012See also: Unemployment rate map
10 countries with the worst retirement security
Yahoo Finance - 3/24/2015 3:12:53 PM
The countries are measured on criteria such as access to health care, life expectancy, unemployment, income equality ... with one of the highest rates of HIV in the world — 23% of adults, according to 2012 data from the CIA’s World Fact Book.
Why the Real Unemployment Rate is Double the ‘Official’ Unemployment Rate
Counter Punch - 3/19/2015 11:54:12 PM
The “official” unemployment rate in the United States ... Indeed, most of this reserve army is located in the underdeveloped countries of the world, though its growth can be seen today in the rich countries as well.” [page 145] The earliest countries ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/16/2013 11:53:53 PM
This crisis had a ripple effect on the economy and the unemployment rates started climbing. Though World Bank describes South Africa as an upper-middle income economy, poverty in the country has always been a major problem. And though the official ...
The countries with the highest unemployment
Market Watch - 7/3/2013 5:56:02 AM
Bulgaria is an exception. The country’s debt is among the lowest in the world, at just 18.5% of GDP in 2012, compared with the U.S.’ 106.5% of GDP. In 2009, the Eastern European nation had the 10th-lowest unemployment rate of the countries measured at ...
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
The country’s debt is among the lowest in the world, at just 18.5% of GDP in 2012, compared to the United States’ 106.5% of GDP. In 2009, the eastern European nation had the 10th-lowest unemployment rate of the countries measured at just 6.8%.
Idaho veterans' unemployment marks third-lowest in nation
KHQ - 3/21/2015 6:44:02 PM
The unemployment rate among Idaho's veterans is now the third-lowest in the country, after dropping almost 5 percentage ... (KHQ.COM)- Hang Son Doong in Vietnam is the largest cave in the world. Located in the Quang Binh province, the cave was initially ...
US unemployment rate drops in 24 states
Sydney Morning Herald - 3/17/2015 9:19:06 PM
Unemployment rates fell in 24 states in January and rose in just eight, in the latest evidence that hiring is strong across the country. The Labor Department says jobless rates were unchanged in 18 and in Washington, D.C. North Dakota has the nation's ...
15 Countries That Have MUCH Higher Unemployment Rates Than The US
The Business Insider - 9/3/2010 11:41:51 AM
The effect is multiplied when it compared with the jobless rates of other nations because there is no single standard for measuring unemployment around the world. Countries cite rates in markedly different ways. Some consider applicable job age to be ...
U.S. military veteran unemployment easing, but still high
Win 98.5 - 3/18/2015 12:56:50 PM
as well as training that did not readily translate into the civilian world. Among 9/11 military veterans, women continued to bear the brunt of high unemployment, with an 8.5 percent jobless rate last year - down from 9.6 percent in 2013. Unemployment was ...
Nigeria: Tackling Unemployment in Nigeria
AllAfrica - 3/26/2015 1:01:39 PM
One of the critical challenges to Nigeria's economic prosperity is unemployment ... the country to support government's efforts in addressing the issues of deforestation and desertification, which are environmental problems that are plaguing the world ...
Unemployment In Europe By Country
The Huffington Post - 8/29/2012 8:55:12 AM
Which European countries have the highest unemployment rates? Data from the CIA’s World Factbook paints a grim picture. Check out Europe’s top-ten most unemployed countries below: List of countries by unemployment rate - Wikipedia, the free
U.S. Unemployment Claims Increase by 1,000
Latin American Herald Tribune - 3/20/2015 2:24:32 AM
The U.S. unemployment rate dropped two-tenths of a percentage point in February to 5.5 percent, the lowest level since 2008. The world’s largest economy added more than 1 million jobs in November-January, the best quarterly performance since 1997 ...
Unemployment rate drops in 24 states in January
Tulsa World - 3/17/2015 10:06:13 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 24 states in January and rose in just eight, the latest evidence that hiring is strong across the country.
Unemployment Rate Drops in 24 States in January
ABC News - 3/17/2015 11:03:29 AM
Unemployment rates fell in 24 states in January and rose in just eight, the latest evidence that hiring is strong across the country. The Labor Department said Tuesday that jobless rates were unchanged from December in 18 states and in Washington ...
Global Youth Unemployment Rate Rising Rapidly
mintpressnews.com - 2/9/2015 1:40:43 PM
The world’s youth unemployment rate may be “six or seven times” what the International ... you’re technically not unemployed. People in poor countries are often underemployed or underpaid,” Reese told IPS. “Unemployment statistics don’t ...