Unemployment with advanced education (% of total labor force with advanced education) - Middle East
Definition: The percentage of the labor force with an advanced level of education who are unemployed. Advanced education comprises short-cycle tertiary education, a bachelor’s degree or equivalent education level, a master’s degree or equivalent education level, or doctoral degree or equivalent education level according to the International Standard Classification of Education 2011 (ISCED 2011).
Description: The map below shows how Unemployment with advanced education (% of total labor force with advanced education) varies by country in the Middle East. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value. The country with the highest value in the region is Iran, with a value of 19.96. The country with the lowest value in the region is Qatar, with a value of 0.57.
Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.
Aggregation method: Weighted average