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People > International migration > Migration and unemployment > Unemployment rate of the foreign-born men: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The unemployment rate is calculated as the share of the unemployed in the total labour force (employed and unemployed persons). In accordance with the ILO standards, unemployed persons consist of those persons who report that they are without work during the reference week, that they are available for work and that they have taken active steps to find work during the four preceding weeks.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Slovakia 23% 2009
2 Germany 16.6% 2009
3 Finland 16% 2009
4 Belgium 15.79% 2009
5 France 15.45% 2009
6 Sweden 13.56% 2009
7 Netherlands 10.44% 2009
8 Austria 9.75% 2009
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 9.44% 2009
9 Norway 8.87% 2009
10 Portugal 8.15% 2009
11 Spain 7.72% 2009
12 United Kingdom 7.43% 2009
13 Canada 7.41% 2009
14 Switzerland 6.81% 2009
15 Ireland 6% 2009
16 Italy 5.65% 2009
17 Greece 5.31% 2009
18 Luxembourg 4.68% 2009
19 Australia 4.3% 2009
20 United States 4.11% 2009
21 Hungary 2.03% 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > International migration > Migration and unemployment > Unemployment rate of the foreign-born men. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD Country statistical profiles 2009. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/People/International-migration/Migration-and-unemployment/Unemployment-rate-of-the-foreign--born-men

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