Unemployment, Total (% of Total Labour Force)
Data Provider: World Bank, World Development Indicators
Data Source: International Labour Organisation, Key Indicators of the Labour Market database
Data Name: Unemployment, total (% of total labour force) (modeled ILO estimate)
Data Year: The latest data displayed are for 2012 and was accessed from the World Bank on 6 August 2014
Data Periodicity: The data are updated annually
Data Definition: Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
Data Methodology: Read more on the specific methodology for this data here at the World Bank