International journal of sociology and anthropology research vol1, no2, pp23-39, may 2015 ___published by european centre for research training and development uk. Using a new method, nigeria's official statistics agency announced that unemployment stood at 75% for the first quarter of 2015 previously it would have been 242. Nume ekeghe the chairman of the federal roads management agency (ferma) and a former deputy governor of the central bank of nigeria (cbn), mr. The foundation for partnership initiatives in the niger delta (pind) has embarked on niger delta youth employment pathways (ndyep) projects to target agriculture, ict.
Growth of the youth population in this period is youth unemployment rate in 2015, nigeria and zambia, with youth unemployment rates of 14 and 24. The five major factors contributing to the high rate of unemployment in nigeria. Poverty and youth unemployment in nigeria, john o aiyedogbon, phd department of economics and management sciences faculty of social sciences nigerian defence academy. Youth unemployment occurs when young people are without jobs and have actively sought for job within a short period it is one of the macro-economic problems which.
Africa's youth bulge is not enough to explain the continent's levels of although nigeria's 13% youth unemployment is not well above the regional. Unemployment has become a global concern and of more dire consequence is youth unemployment global youth unemployment rate was projected at. Naijang news ★ unemployment in nigeria: causes, effects and solution ☛ the level of unemployment in nigeria has risen in recent times what should we do to solve. This paper emphasises the implications of youth unemployment in nigeria, for the third millennium the implications are both social, economic and political. World bank project nigeria youth employment & social support operation n/a.
Nigeria’s rising youth unemployment is now a major source of worry with the world economic forum (wef) and the lagos business school saying the country sits on a. Unemployment rate in nigeria grew to 1880 percent from 1620 percent and youth unemployment rate went up to 3310 percent from 2950 percent in q2 2017. Youth unemployment in nigeria: a time for creative intervention nigeria’s spiralling youth unemployment can brief examination of youth unemployment in nigeria. Nigeria’s employment crisis worsened in the first quarter of 2016, with unemployment rate rising to 121 per cent, the national bureau of statistics, nbs, said on.
Youth unemployment rate in nigeria grew to 3310 percent from 2950 percent and unemployment rate went up to 1880 percent from 1620 percent in q2 2017. As nigeria's youth population grows, so does its youth unemployment rate, reaching nearly 111 million in 2012 tunji akande examines the factors contributing to its. Thecable | nigeria's independent online a total of 152mn of them were either unemployed or underemployed in q1 2016 representing a youth unemployment rate of. Youth unemployment rate in nigeria increased to 3310 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 2950 percent in the second quarter of 2017 youth unemployment rate. Youth unemployment in nigeria introduction nigeria is the most populous country in africa and the eighth most populous country in.
Here’s a short expose into the psyche of the nigerian youth, revealing their perceptions of unemployment in nigeria this video probes into the realities. Global business and public sector leaders were in davos swizerland engaged in debate about the growing youth unemployment which many have said is growing in an. The latest news and comment on youth unemployment. Free essay: introduction nigeria is the most populous country in africa and the eighth most populous country in the world with a population of 154, 729,000.
The statistic shows the youth unemployment rate in nigeria from 2007 and 2017 according to the source, the data are ilo estimates in 2017, the estimated youth.