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Education > Unemployment with secondary education > % of total unemployment: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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 Organization (UNESCO).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Tajikistan 83.2% 1997
2 Zimbabwe 81.8% 1999
3 Armenia 81.5% 2004
4 The Bahamas 77.1% 2003
5 Poland 75.4% 2004
6 Barbados 71.9% 2003
7 Czech Republic 71.8% 2004
8 Slovakia 71.7% 2004
=9 Lithuania 68.5% 2004
=9 Latvia 68.5% 2004
11 Croatia 68.4% 2004
12 Kyrgyzstan 67.8% 2002
13 Romania 66.9% 2004
14 Suriname 66% 1997
15 Slovenia 63.9% 2004
16 Estonia 62.1% 2004
17 Peru 61.4% 2004
18 Ethiopia 61.3% 1999
19 Hungary 61.2% 2003
20 Germany 60.5% 2004
21 Chile 59% 2003
22 Sweden 58.1% 2004
23 Georgia 57.6% 2004
24 Austria 55.7% 2003
25 Norway 54.7% 2004
26 Switzerland 54.5% 2004
27 Ukraine 54.3% 2004
=28 South Korea 53.4% 2004
=28 Japan 53.4% 2001
30 Kazakhstan 53.2% 2003
31 Colombia 52.9% 2003
European Union average (profile) 52.09% 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 51.85% 2003
32 Bulgaria 50.9% 2004
33 Greece 50% 2002
=34 Malaysia 48.8% 2003
=34 Israel 48.8% 2003
=34 New Zealand 48.8% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 47.91% 2003
37 Ecuador 47.7% 2004
38 Thailand 47.2% 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 46.88% 1999
Eurozone average (profile) 46.71% 2002
39 Denmark 46.6% 2004
40 Finland 46.3% 2004
41 Mongolia 45.8% 2004
42 United Kingdom 44.4% 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 44.28% 2001
43 Saudi Arabia 43.9% 2005
44 Russia 41.6% 1999
45 Italy 41.4% 2002
=46 Bahrain 41.1% 2004
=46 India 41.1% 2003
48 South Africa 41% 2003
49 Belarus 40.6% 2004
50 Trinidad and Tobago 40.5% 2002
=51 France 39.9% 2004
=51 Kuwait 39.9% 2002
53 Hong Kong 39.4% 2004
54 Argentina 38.5% 2003
55 Albania 38.4% 2002
56 Belgium 38.1% 2003
57 Tunisia 37.4% 2003
58 Panama 37.3% 2003
59 Iran 37.1% 2002
60 Indonesia 36.6% 2001
61 Luxembourg 36% 2003
62 Oman 35.3% 1996
63 Netherlands 35.1% 2002
64 Cyprus 34.6% 2003
65 United States 34.3% 2003
66 Australia 32.7% 2004
67 Bolivia 32.5% 2000
68 Azerbaijan 31.4% 2004
69 Uruguay 31.3% 2002
70 Dominican Republic 31.1% 1997
71 Canada 30.8% 2003
72 San Marino 30.3% 2003
73 Mexico 30.1% 2003
74 Qatar 28.8% 1997
75 Saint Lucia 28.5% 2000
76 Mauritius 28.2% 2003
77 Turkey 28.1% 2005
=78 Djibouti 25% 1991
=78 Singapore 25% 2003
80 Ireland 24.9% 2004
81 Nicaragua 24.8% 2002
=82 Costa Rica 24.1% 2004
=82 Rwanda 24.1% 2000
84 Venezuela 24% 1999
85 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 23.9% 1991
86 Botswana 23.8% 2001
87 New Caledonia 23.7% 1996
88 El Salvador 23.4% 1998
89 United Arab Emirates 23% 1995
90 Bangladesh 22.7% 2000
91 Iceland 22.6% 2002
92 Chad 22.5% 1993
93 Honduras 22.4% 1998
94 Algeria 20.7% 1995
95 Spain 20.4% 2003
96 Brazil 20.2% 1999
97 Morocco 20.14% 2005
98 Burkina Faso 19.3% 2000
99 Madagascar 18.8% 2002
100 Belize 15.3% 1999
101 Jordan 14.8% 1996
102 Portugal 14.6% 2003
103 Macau 14.5% 2004
104 Malta 12.7% 1999
=105 Guatemala 12.3% 1998
=105 Pakistan 12.3% 2002
107 Syria 10.3% 2002
108 Netherlands Antilles 9.3% 2000
109 Gabon 8.8% 1993
110 Jamaica 5.4% 2004
111 Aruba 4.9% 1997
112 Brunei 4.2% 2003
113 Central African Republic 3.9% 1995
114 Dominica 1.8% 1997

Citation

"Countries Compared by Education > Unemployment with secondary education > % of total unemployment. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Education/Unemployment-with-secondary-education/%-of-total-unemployment

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