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Bulgaria

Bulgaria Unemployment Stats

Definitions

  • Long-term unemployment rate: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed."
  • Long-term unemployment rate > Female: Long-term unemployment refers to the number of people with continuous periods of unemployment extending for a year or longer, expressed as a percentage of the total unemployed."
  • Male > % of male labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24: Youth unemployment refers to the share of the labor force ages 15-24 without work but available for and seeking employment. Definitions of labor force and unemployment differ by country.
  • Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment: Unemployment by level of educational attainment shows the unemployed by level of educational attainment, as a percentage of the unemployed. The levels of educational attainment accord with the International Standard Classification of Education 1997 of the United Nations Educational, Cultural, and Scientific Organisation (UNESCO)."
  • Youth unemployment, both sexes: Percentage of population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
  • Youth unemployment, male: Percentage of male population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Long-term unemployment rate 51.7 2008 5th out of 35
Long-term unemployment rate > Female 53.5 2008 5th out of 34
Male > % of male labor force 12.5% 2004 9th out of 74
Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 5.7% 2008 45th out of 67
Unemployment > Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 11.3% 2008 23th out of 35
Unemployment > Youth male > % of male labor force ages 15-24 13.7% 2008 20th out of 35
Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 12.7% 2008 20th out of 33
Unemployment with primary education > Female > % of female unemployment 42.8% 2007 17th out of 68
Unemployment with primary education > Male > % of male unemployment 40.8% 2007 27th out of 68
Unemployment with secondary education > Female > % of female unemployment 46.9% 2007 27th out of 65
Unemployment with tertiary education > % of total unemployment 8.6% 2007 57th out of 70
Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female unemployment 10.5% 2007 53th out of 68
Unemployment with tertiary education > Male > % of male unemployment 6.8% 2007 56th out of 68
Youth unemployment, both sexes 26.6% 2011 22nd out of 72
Youth unemployment, male 27.6% 2011 18th out of 69

SOURCES: International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database.; World Development Indicators database; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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Bulgaria Labor > Unemployment Profiles (Subcategories)

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