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Labor > Unemployment with tertiary education > Female > % of female 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 Jordan 67.5% 1996
2 Sri Lanka 61.5% 2002
3 Mexico 53% 2003
4 Saudi Arabia 49.6% 2002
5 United Arab Emirates 49% 1995
=6 United States 48.5% 2003
=6 Russia 48.5% 1999
8 Belarus 46.4% 2004
9 Singapore 45.1% 2003
10 Kazakhstan 43.5% 2003
11 Canada 42.2% 2003
12 Qatar 39.8% 1997
13 Georgia 36.8% 2004
14 Ukraine 36.4% 2004
15 Cyprus 35% 2003
16 India 34.7% 2003
17 Japan 32.6% 2003
18 Morocco 32.46% 2005
19 South Korea 32.4% 2004
20 Ireland 32.2% 2004
21 Panama 31.9% 2003
22 Peru 31.5% 2004
23 Israel 31.1% 2003
24 Bahrain 29.5% 2004
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 28.03% 2003
25 Denmark 26.5% 2004
26 Nicaragua 25.2% 2002
27 Spain 25% 2003
28 Norway 24.4% 2004
29 Ecuador 23.6% 2004
30 Turkey 23.2% 2004
31 Argentina 22.9% 2003
32 San Marino 22.2% 2003
33 Estonia 22.1% 2004
=34 Finland 21.6% 2004
=34 Thailand 21.6% 2000
36 Malaysia 21% 2003
37 Australia 20.6% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 20.24% 2003
=38 Venezuela 20.2% 1999
=38 Sweden 20.2% 2004
40 Belgium 20.1% 2003
Emerging markets average (profile) 19.59% 1999
41 Lithuania 19.3% 2004
42 Kyrgyzstan 19% 2002
43 Pakistan 18.5% 2002
44 France 17.7% 2004
45 Colombia 17% 2003
46 New Zealand 16.7% 2004
=47 Luxembourg 16.4% 2003
=47 Uruguay 16.4% 2002
49 Bulgaria 16.2% 2004
50 Greece 16.1% 2002
NATO countries average (profile) 15.87% 2003
51 Barbados 15.7% 2003
52 Netherlands 15.6% 2002
European Union average (profile) 15.44% 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 14.43% 2002
53 Malta 14.4% 1999
54 United Kingdom 13.8% 2003
55 Iceland 13.6% 2002
56 Switzerland 13.5% 2004
57 El Salvador 12.7% 1998
58 Germany 12.5% 2004
59 Portugal 11.5% 2003
60 Kuwait 11.4% 2002
61 Costa Rica 10.9% 2004
62 Dominican Republic 10.8% 1997
63 Hong Kong 10.7% 2004
64 Latvia 10.2% 2004
65 Slovenia 10% 2004
66 Croatia 9.9% 2004
67 Rwanda 9.4% 2000
68 Macau 9.3% 2004
69 Italy 8.8% 2002
=70 The Bahamas 8.6% 2003
=70 Honduras 8.6% 1998
72 Gabon 8.5% 1993
=73 Burkina Faso 8.3% 2000
=73 Poland 8.3% 2004
75 Romania 8% 2004
76 Brunei 7.6% 2003
77 Austria 7.4% 2003
78 Indonesia 7.3% 2001
=79 Hungary 7% 2003
=79 Jamaica 7% 2004
=79 Iran 7% 1996
82 Aruba 6.2% 1994
83 South Africa 5.9% 2003
84 Bangladesh 5.7% 2000
85 Belize 5.5% 1999
86 Oman 5.4% 1996
87 Madagascar 4.9% 2002
88 Saint Lucia 4.6% 2000
89 Slovakia 4.5% 2004
90 Ethiopia 4.2% 1999
91 New Caledonia 4.1% 1996
92 Albania 3.4% 2002
=93 Bolivia 2.9% 2000
=93 Brazil 2.9% 1999
95 Czech Republic 2.7% 2004
96 Dominica 2.6% 1997
97 Tunisia 2.4% 1994
=98 Netherlands Antilles 2.1% 2000
=98 Trinidad and Tobago 2.1% 2002
100 Zimbabwe 1.1% 1999
101 Central African Republic 1% 1995
=102 Guatemala 0.9% 1998
=102 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.9% 1991
104 Djibouti 0.5% 1991

Citation

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

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