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, 2020See also: Unemployment rate map
Unemployment rate rises slightly after US added way fewer jobs than expected in April
WESH - 5/7/2021 3:40:00 PM
The U.S. economy added only 266,000 jobs in April on the anniversary of the worst job loss for any month on record. That was far less than forecasts of economists, who had predicted America would add 1 million jobs last month.
Marginal fall in OECD unemployment rate in February 2021, to 6.7%, 1.4 percentage points above its pre-pandemic level
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - 4/13/2021 1:36:00 AM
In February 2021, among other countries, the unemployment rate for Australia (down by 0.5 percentage point, to 5.8%) recorded one of the largest declines. By contrast, the unemployment rate ...
Tengku Zafrul says unemployment rate not as bad as other countries
Free Malaysia Today - 4/21/2021 11:48:00 PM
PETALING JAYA: Finance minister Tengku Zafrul Aziz said Malaysia’s unemployment rate of 4.8% in February was better when compared with other countries. Speaking during a “Bicara Naratif ...
FG Worried about Rising Unemployment Rate, Says Aregbesola
This Day - 4/15/2021 10:19:00 AM
Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has said the federal government is worried over the rising unemployment rate in the country. Speaking at the 2nd Shakeholders’ Meeting on Expatriate ...
NOW HIRING: Over 6,400 jobs available in Bowling Green area
WBKO - 4/26/2021 9:46:00 PM
“We have an employee development program, world-class training and things like flexible ... Based on data from March, Southcentral Kentucky’s unemployment rate is at 4.6%. The state’s rate was at 5% which was lower than the month before.
Afghanistan- Afghans concerned over 'increased' unemployment rate
Middle East North Africa Financial Network - 4/17/2021 12:57:00 PM
Recent findings of the World Bank showed that with the diminish of 63 percent of the industrial sector of the country during the past year, the number of unemployment figures has ascended in ...
Digital media can reduce unemployment rate
Ghanaweb.com - 4/23/2021 4:18:00 PM
He said digital media, which comprised videography, photography and graphic design, among others, was driving the world today ... help reduce the unemployment rate in the country.
Greater Victoria unemployment rate among lowest in Canada
Times Colonist - 4/10/2021 11:34:00 AM
Greater Victoria’s unemployment rate rose slightly to 5.7 per cent in March, but remains among the lowest in the country. The capital region’s unemployment rate was 4.9 per cent in February.
March Unemployment Rate in Washington Drops to 5.4%
U.S. News & World Report - 4/14/2021 5:32:00 PM
Washington’s unemployment ... Bureau of Labor Statistics survey of businesses. Stay informed daily on the latest news and advice on COVID-19 from the editors at U.S. News & World Report.