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Labor > Unemployment > Long-term unemployment rate > Female: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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.".

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Chile 72.5 1995
2 Serbia and Montenegro 72.09 2008
3 Armenia 70.8 2001
4 Slovakia 66.6 2008
5 Belize 65.6 1999
6 Croatia 65.3 2007
7 Belgium 55.7 2008
8 Namibia 54.3 1997
9 Greece 53.8 2008
10 Barbados 53.7 2001
11 Bulgaria 53.5 2008
12 Germany 52.7 2008
13 Lithuania 50.8 2005
14 Czech Republic 50 2008
15 Italy 49.9 2008
16 Dominica 48.5 1997
17 Botswana 47.7 1995
18 Portugal 46.9 2008
19 Hungary 46.3 2008
Eurozone average (profile) 41.71 2005
European Union average (profile) 41.3 2007
20 Estonia 41 1999
21 Slovenia 40 2008
22 Switzerland 39.9 2008
23 Latvia 39.7 2005
24 The Bahamas 39.2 1999
25 Romania 38.4 2008
26 European Union 37.74 2008
27 Russia 36.8 1996
28 France 36.5 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 36.46 2008
29 Jamaica 36.2 2001
30 Panama 35.7 2001
31 Luxembourg 34.8 2008
32 Trinidad and Tobago 34.7 2001
=33 Netherlands 34.4 2008
=33 Turkey 34.4 2008
35 Poland 30.8 2008
High income OECD countries average (profile) 29.35 2008
36 Spain 28.9 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 28.24 2008
37 Aruba 25.4 1997
38 Japan 23.8 2008
39 Austria 22.6 2008
40 Ireland 21.7 2008
41 United Kingdom 18.4 2008
42 Finland 16.2 2008
=43 Australia 13.9 2008
=43 Denmark 13.9 2008
45 Costa Rica 13.3 2001
46 Sweden 11.3 2008
47 United States 10.3 2008
48 El Salvador 8.8 1996
49 Canada 6.1 2008
50 Norway 6 2008
51 Iceland 4.1 2008
52 New Zealand 3.2 2008
53 Mexico 1.8 2008
54 Dominican Republic 1.3 2000

Citation

"Countries Compared by Labor > Unemployment > Long-term unemployment rate > Female. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Labor/Unemployment/Long--term-unemployment-rate/Female

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