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 ...
Ghana’s election 2016: The role of the youth in promoting peace
Ghana Web - 11/28/2016 2:13:25 AM
Ghana just like most countries in Sub Saharan Africa is currently ... two main parties is clear evidence of this fear). The World Bank in a 2016 report clearly highlights youth unemployment (age 15-24) to be at an alarming rate of 48% and this a major ...
Unemployment Rate Ages 15-24 (Youth Unemployment Rate)
www.quandl.com - 10/19/2016 8:01:30 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.
Labor > Unemployment, youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24:
nationmaster.com - 11/5/2016 6:36:55 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.
Arab youth largest in number but face exclusion - UNDP report
egyptindependent.com - 11/30/2016 1:52:33 PM
In countries undergoing political transition, youth show more interest in politics relative to older-age groups ... youth unemployment, according to the report. Unemployment among youth in the Arab region is the highest among world regions.
Youth job seekers hardest hit in Alberta's rising unemployment numbers
Calgary Herald - 12/2/2016 4:53:18 AM
With Calgary’s jobless figures hitting another high in November, those taking the brunt of the tough times in the province are youth, say numbers released Friday. Two years into the oil price slump, Calgary’s unemployment ... in the 15-24 age group ...
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 ...
Unemployment in Ghana : 48% of Ghanaian youth jobless - World Bank report
pulse.com.gh - 5/12/2016 10:24:08 PM
A new report by the World Bank on unemployment in Ghana has revealed that about 48 percent of Ghanaians between the ages of ... that youth between 15-24 will peak in the coming decade raising concerns about the preparedness of the country’s economy ...
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 ...
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.
3/4 Million Argentine Youth Don't Study, Work or Look for Jobs
teleSUR - 12/5/2016 4:06:48 AM
Unemployment is affecting women more because of the high rate of youth pregnancies in Argentina, which is higher than most countries of the world. Marginalized youth in Argentina — 60 percent of the total — are more at risk of working in the informal ...
This New Platform Will Amplify Voices Affected by Global Youth Unemployment
The Huffington Post - 1/13/2016 1:30:35 AM
We believe the global conversation around youth unemployment ... billion youth -- ages 15-24 -- making up 18 percent of the global population. Youth and children together -- ages 24 and younger -- account for nearly 50 percent of the world's population.
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 ...
Global youth unemployment is on the rise again
ilo.org - 8/24/2016 8:20:47 PM
Of greater concern is the share and number of young people, often in emerging and developing countries ... per day. Youth are defined as 15-24. Source: World Employment and Social Outlook 2016: Trends for Youth. “The alarming rise in youth unemployment ...
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 ...