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
Latest Rating Shows the World’s Most & Least Healthy Countries – Guess Where the U.S. Ranked
consciouslifenews.com - 3/23/2017 8:13:56 PM
The unemployment rate reached 12 percent in December 2016, and an estimated 40 percent of young people do not have jobs. Bloomberg writes that Italy has one of the highest debt loads in the world relative ... Index looked at 163 countries.
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:07:54 PM
According to the World Bank, GDP per capita in Qatar was $93,700 in 2013, while in Macau it was $91,400. That wealth helps their standing in the chart, as a country's unemployment rate only factors in those actively looking for work. If you're the 23-year ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
The Eurozone crisis changed the economic landscape of the world ... rate after South Africa. Countries such as Pakistan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, and Sri Lanka have a lower unemployment rate compared to India. Let’s look at 25 countries with highest ...
FactCheck: is our unemployment rate low by world standards?
THE CONVERSATION - 7/8/2013 4:34:21 PM
“Australia has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the developed world.” - Finance minister Penny Wong ... is the June edition of The Economist magazine, which lists 42 countries’ unemployment rates. It includes a mix of developed and important ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
businessinsider.com - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
and the country is highly susceptible to exogenous shocks, according to the World Bank. Notably, even though Mauritania has a high youth-unemployment rate, the country did not experience popular uprisings like other North African nations did in 2011 ...
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
... worst unemployment are among the highest in the developed world. In 2012, government debt as a percentage of GDP exceeded 110% in four of the 10 countries with the highest unemployment rates, and six were among the top 20% for debts as a percentage of ...
The 15 Highest Unemployment Rates in the World
The Atlantic - 3/13/2017 11:53:23 PM
The effect is multiplied when 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 younger ...
2017 global unemployment hits 200m, embrace tech education solution — Experts
Vanguard - 3/23/2017 9:39:50 PM
Quoting ILO’s World Employment and Social Outlook and National Bureau of Statistics respectively, the MD/CEO, Lagos Water Corporation, Engr. Muminu Adekunle Badmus said: “The global unemployment ... skills to drive the country economy to the greatest ...
Global unemployment forecast to hit 212m – country by country breakdown
The Guardian - 1/20/2015 10:51:09 AM
The ILO also warn of “no relief” among countries in the Middle East and North Africa, which have some of the highest unemployment rates in the world. An increase of about 5 percentage points in East Asia’s unemployment rate is expected. Although Sub ...
Unemployment in Arab Countries highest in the world
moroccoworldnews.com - 8/17/2015 4:01:38 PM
According to the report, which collected figures from the International Labor Organization (ILOT), the rate of unemployment in young people in the Arab countries is the highest in the world, representing more than double the global rate of unemployment ...
Country With Stagnant Economy Has The Healthiest People
Science World Report - 3/22/2017 4:08:45 AM
The Global Health Index Bloomberg announced that Italians are the world's healthiest people. This is regardless of its stagnant economy and increasing rate of unemployment particularly in the youth. Bloomberg stated that Italy is one of the countries ...
Costa Rica Named The Happiest Country in Latin America
nearshoreamericas.com - 3/20/2017 11:59:24 PM
Costa Rica is home to the happiest people in Latin America due to high levels of social support and low levels of perceived corruption, according to the 2017 World Happiness Report. A soothing tropical climate and the country’s love affair with ...
Countries With the Highest Unemployment Rates
Yahoo News - 6/15/2012 4:14:54 PM
[Related: Degrees for Those with College Dreams] With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of countries with the highest unemployment rates among the world’s 50 largest economies. The ranking is based on 2011 annual average unemployment rates from ...
The Five Highest Unemployment Rates In The World
Forbes - 12/28/2015 10:35:05 PM
According to one source, crime is also a significant issue in the country. Greece’s economic problems are no secret. Its unemployment rate was relatively tame until late 2008 when it began to rise. Greece’s lowest unemployment rate since 1998 was 7.30%.
Highest Female Unemployment Rates In The World
worldatlas.com - 3/14/2017 11:59:21 PM
Some of the countries with the highest female unemployment rates in the world are detailed below. Most of the Yemeni women mainly carry out unpaid jobs such as farming, collecting firewood, and herding. The unemployment rate for Yemeni women stands at 39.2 ...