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, 2019See also: Unemployment, youth ages 15-24 map
Youth unemployment: a global crisis
Mercy Corps - 9/4/2020 7:48:00 PM
Over the next decade, the World Bank estimates one billion young people—a majority living in the countries ... term “youth unemployment” is exactly what its name implies: it results when young people – defined by the United Nations as 15-24 year ...
Citigroup to hire 6,000 youth in Asia as unemployment soars
Business Line - 9/18/2020 8:15:00 AM
Citi Foundation has also pledged to invest $35 million in philanthropic contributions and grants in Asia by 2023
Citi increases investments in promoting youth employment, skills development and innovation in Taiwan and Asia Pacific
The Taipei Times - 9/21/2020 4:10:00 PM
Citigroup and the Citi Foundation announced they will make US$35 million philanthropic investments in Asia Pacific by 2023 to advance economic opportunities and employability for youths from low-income and underserved communities.
Youth unemployment to double this year
The Daily Star - 8/19/2020 7:29:00 PM
Youth unemployment in Bangladesh may more than double in 2020 if the country takes six months to ... Nearly 220 million young workers (15–24 years) in the region are particularly vulnerable ...
Coronavirus: Citigroup to offer 6,000 jobs to help curb youth unemployment in Asia-Pacific
South China Morning Post - 9/18/2020 1:12:00 PM
US-based bank Citigroup said it plans to help cushion the blow to young people by offering 6,000 jobs and 60,000 training opportunities over the next three years to those below the age of 24 across the Asia-Pacific region.
Youth Unemployment Soars In Sweden Despite Stabilizing Economy
Businessworld - 8/20/2020 9:45:00 AM
Among those aged 15-24, the unemployment rate increased ... it has been among those countries where youth unemployment has been stubbornly high - around 20% percent since 2000.
Citigroup to hire 6,000 young people in Asia as unemployment soars amid Covid-19 pandemic
The Straits Times - 9/18/2020 4:22:00 AM
Citigroup is embarking on hiring 6,000 young people in Asia over the next three years in an effort to help cushion the region from a blowout in youth unemployment.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Turkey: June unemployment at 13.4%
aa.com.tr - 9/10/2020 8:04:00 AM
Unemployment in Turkey rose to 13.4% this June, up 0.4 percentage points from the same month last year, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said on Thursday. The number of unemployed persons age 15 and over slipped by 152,
Citigroup to hire 6,000 people in Asia as unemployment soars
Mint - 9/18/2020 4:45:00 AM
Citigroup Inc. is embarking on hiring 6,000 young people in Asia over the next three years in an effort to help cushion the region from a blowout in youth unemployment.