South Africa - Unemployment with basic education, male (% of male labor force with basic education)

Unemployment with basic education, male (% of male labor force with basic education) in South Africa was 30.45 as of 2018. Its highest value over the past 18 years was 31.90 in 2002, while its lowest value was 24.68 in 2008.

Definition: The percentage of the labor force with a basic level of education who are unemployed. Basic education comprises primary education or lower secondary education according to the International Standard Classification of Education 2011 (ISCED 2011).

Source: International Labour Organization, ILOSTAT database. Data retrieved in December 2019.

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Year Value
2000 28.92
2001 29.45
2002 31.90
2003 31.26
2004 28.12
2005 27.55
2006 26.50
2007 25.95
2008 24.68
2009 27.35
2010 28.53
2011 28.11
2013 29.15
2014 28.78
2015 28.72
2016 29.77
2017 30.94
2018 30.45

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Labor & Social Protection Indicators

Sub-Topic: Unemployment