The senator cited the latest labor force survey of the Philippine Statistics Authority which showed a decline in unemployment rate but an increase in underemployment
rate--the proportion of those already working but still looking for more work.
The senator, however, Villanueva said there is still a need to improve the quality of jobs, as underemployment
saw an increase from 6.
Data from Philippine Statistics Authority showed an underemployment
Rural regions had high underemployment
rates (over 20 percent) such as Bicol, Eastern Visayas, and Soccsksargen, but lower in urbanized regions, i.
In the Unemployment and Underemployment
Report Q1 (first quarter) to Q3, 2017 posted on its website on Friday, NBS said 'total number of people in full-time employment (at least 40 hours a week) declined from 52.
is a topic of concern for economists, labor sociologists, psychologists, and management researchers (McKee-Ryan and Harvey, 2011).
is likely to rise in the next 10 years as more people get university degrees, according to a new study.
0%, while unemployment and underemployment
The Arab world has nearly 57 million jobless people and 35 people living under the poverty line in addition to the deteriorating standards of the healthcare and educational services and the underemployment
at the public sector, he regretted.
rate, which the bank defines as the percentage of graduates in jobs that don't require a college degree, dropped to 43.
While this form of underemployment
grew substantially among all racial/ethnic groups during the Great Recession, it was especially prevalent among foreign-born Hispanics, in particular those without citizenship.
While the unemployment rate for post-9/11 Veterans dropped to a record low in 2015, underemployment
continues to be a problem for Veterans of all eras.