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Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea Unemployment Stats

Definitions

  • Female > % of female 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 > 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 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Youth unemployment, both sexes: Percentage of population aged 15-24 that is unemployed. 
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Female > % of female labor force 1.3% 2000 91st out of 91
Male > % of male labor force 4.3% 2000 69th out of 91
Total > % of total labor force 2.8% 2000 87th out of 97
Unemployment > Total > % of total labor force 2.8% 2000 90th out of 104
Unemployment > Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 5.3% 2000 74th out of 80
Youth female > % of female labor force ages 15-24 5.3% 2000 66th out of 72
Youth total > % of total labor force ages 15-24 5.3% 2000 66th out of 73
Youth unemployment, both sexes 5.3% 2000 70th out of 77

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

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