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Table 6 Unemployment and participation rate (figures for last available year) (ILO 2012; United Nations 2012)

From: Shifts in the global migration order and migration transitions in Europe: the cases of Turkey and Russia

Country Participation rate Unemployment in % Youth not employed or in education in %
FYR Macedonia 55.5 31 55.3
Greece 42.2 (2001) 24.2 44.4
Armenia 63 17.3 45.5
Iraq 41.3 15.3 (2008) n.d.
Georgia 65.2 15 35.6
Iran 38.3 13.5 26
Bulgaria 52.5 12.3 26.6
Senegal 55.2 10.4 n.d.
Morocco 49.2 9 17.9
Turkey 49.4 9.2 17.5
Syria 44.3 (2008) 8.6 (2010) 19.2 (2010)
Afghanistan   8.5 n.d.
Ukraine 48.3 (2007) 7.5 18.6
Azerbaijan 64.4 5.9 (2011) 14.7
Russia 67.7 5.6 15.5
Moldova 40.7 5.6 14.9
Pakistan 45.8 (2010) 5.5 (2009) 7.7
Kazakhstan 71.2 5.3 3.8