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
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 ...
Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate)
www.quandl.com - 12/3/2016 1:46:00 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.
Unemployment - youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Barbados
tradingeconomics.com - 1/9/2017 8:28:55 PM
Unemployment; youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) in Barbados was last measured at 26.80 in 2014, according to the World Bank. Youth unemployment ... Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country. This page has the latest ...
Youth unemployment in Italy skyrockets to 39% as country braces for Jobs Act referendum
The Daily Express - 1/9/2017 7:38:49 PM
the country is also facing a ratings downgrade. The youth unemployment rate has rocketed to 39 per cent with 627,000 people under the age of 25 out of work in the crisis hit country. And the general unemployment rate rose to the highest level since June ...
Leadership: Global Trends to Navigate in 2017
The Huffington Post - 1/18/2017 9:55:29 AM
Developing countries will have the opportunity to leapfrog into the renewable age; however the entrenched ... urbanisation in the developing world leads to overcrowded slums with poor sanitation, polluted air, poverty, unemployment, crime and social ...
Inequality, jobless youth and social media will be a combustible mix for 2017
Sydney Morning Herald - 1/14/2017 1:39:09 AM
People aged 15-24 constitute less than 20 per cent of the global ... to earnings potential and job prospects, fuelling discontent. Youth unemployment in many countries in the Arab world is above 50 per cent. In the Middle East, the problem is acute because ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
South East Europe Regular Economic Report, No. 9S, Fall 2016 : Ten Messages About Youth Employment in South East Europe
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 1/17/2017 7:36:29 PM
Today, nearly half of youth in the six South East European countries (SEE6 ... often have much more importance for youth than other age groups. But the SEE6 policy agenda to address youth unemployment and inactivity is not an isolated agenda; it is ...
Tackling youth Unemployment
the-star.co.ke - 1/6/2017 7:10:45 AM
By 2035, more people will reach working age —15-64 years — on the continent than the rest of the world ... youth unemployment, which is estimated at 50 per cent across the continent, is among the greatest challenges facing us. To date, many countries ...
Youth exposed to alcohol marketing more likely to drink underage, study finds
Natural News - 1/13/2017 8:52:49 PM
The study was led by the Center of Alcohol Marketing and Youth through the ... participants across seven countries. What has been found is that alcohol is the leading cause of death and disability in men ages 15-24 around the world and in women of 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.
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 12/12/2016 6:21:40 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.
What is youth unemployment?
www.quora.com - 8/30/2015 11:52:59 PM
The most commonly used definition, of the World Bank, is unemployment rate among people aged 15-24. See Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate). Unemployment counts all people seeking work and not employed.