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
Franklin County unemployment rate ticks down
The Malone Telegram - 7/27/2016 11:57:07 AM
The rate, which is not seasonally adjusted, is the lowest reported since August 2007 –– three months before the collapse of the housing market plunged the world economy ... by the state as the north country also saw their unemployment rates drop ...
Why Unemployment Is Lower When Immigration Is Higher
CATO Institute - 7/26/2016 1:14:04 AM
Clearly, to understand the impact of immigration, you need to control for the size of the destination country ... during the World Wars, the difference rises to 1.8 percent. Figure 2: Unemployment During Years with Immigration Rates Above and Below ...
WorldStage Economic Summit to Address Unemployment Challenges
This Day Live - 7/26/2016 11:11:11 PM
the 7th highest in the world with only Kenya, Congo and Djibouti having worse rates in Africa. “This should be embarrassing when compare with countries such as Qatar (0.2%) unemployment rate, Cambodia (0.3%), Belarus (0.5%), Thailand (0.8%), Benin (1.0% ...
World leaders perpetuate failed anti-terror policies
Al JAZEERA - 7/27/2016 9:55:26 AM
At what point does the world - especially Arab and Western countries at the core of this problem ... high and stagnant unemployment and underemployment rates, increasing informal labour, significant declines in education quality, steadily rising numbers ...
Country's problems need only a single strong man like Donald Trump to fix, believe some US voters
Economic Times - 7/23/2016 10:46:07 PM
The Obama administration likes to point out that the country's unemployment rate of 4.9% is one of the lowest in years ... He also knows that many people around the world have rising concern — and rightfully so — about the threat of Islamist groups ...
UK unemployment rate hit lowest since 2005 in run-up to EU vote
nanonews.org - 7/20/2016 9:56:34 AM
The pound climbed from a one-week low as a report showed the United Kingdom unemployment rate fell below 5 percent for the ... the message we take to the world is this: our country remains open for business and we are the same outward-looking, globally ...
United Kingdom unemployment rate falls to 4.9%
Loving fútbol - 7/20/2016 10:53:50 AM
"The labour market continued to strengthen in spring 2016, with record employment and the unemployment rate at its lowest ... the message we take to the world is this: our country remains open for business and we are the same outward-looking, globally ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
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 ...
Real World Economics: Numbers can be enlightening and misleading
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 7/23/2016 9:41:41 PM
Real World Economics: Essar Steel case is ... But the numbers for our country are not precise. The FBI and Department of Justice, which tabulate many crime statistics, do not have a separate category for killings by police. We have a decentralized policing ...
SC jobless rate drops to 15-year low
Myrtle Beach Online - 7/22/2016 5:29:21 AM
The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment ... leaders around the world looking to locate their operations and grow will consider this another important indication that the Palmetto State is the best place in the country to do business,” Pitts ...
Countries With the Highest Unemployment Rates
Yahoo Finance - 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 countries with the highest unemployment
Market Watch - 7/3/2013 5:56:02 AM
From 24/7 Wall St., these are the countries with the highest unemployment rates: Italy’s unemployment rate was set ... 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.
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%.
Sterling bounces after BoE survey; UK unemployment rate falls to 2005 low
cnbc.com - 7/21/2016 1:41:28 AM
The U.K. pound surged to a session high on Wednesday morning following better-than-expected jobs data and a business survey from the Bank of England that showed a muted impact from the country's ... said he expects the unemployment rate to rise to 5.3 ...
Nigeria’s Rising Misery Index, By Paul Alaje
opinion.premiumtimesng.com - 7/22/2016 12:46:00 PM
Currently, the inflationary rate has been 16.5 percent since June ... Nigeria will can be a model country for many other going through experiences of recession. The world will not only celebrate and but also respect us for purposefully resolving our ...