International Labor Comparisons

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Turkey, selected international labor statistics, 2010–12
Indicator Unit Report Time Series 2010 2011 2012

Labor market

Unemployment rate - Total

Percent of civilian labor force

HTM

XLS

10.9 9.0 8.3

Unemployment rate - Youth (under 25)

Percent of civilian labor force

HTM

XLS

20.3 17.3 16.2

Unemployment rate - Men

Percent of civilian labor force

HTM

XLS

10.4 8.3 7.7

Unemployment rate - Women

Percent of civilian labor force

HTM

XLS

12.0 10.7 10.0

Employment-population ratio - Total

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

42.1 43.9 44.2

Employment-population ratio - Men

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

62.3 64.8 64.6

Employment-population ratio - Women

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

22.6 23.9 24.5

Labor force participation rate - Total

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

47.2 48.3 48.3

Labor force participation rate - Men

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

69.6 70.6 70.0

Labor force participation rate - Women

Percent of civilian working-age population

HTM

XLS

25.6 26.7 27.2

Women's share of the labor force

Percent of civilian labor force

HTM

XLS

27.6 28.2 28.6

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Division of International Labor Comparisons.

Last Modified Date: August 21, 2013

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