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Youth jobless rates worldwide

Published On: May 31 2012 05:05:00 PM CDT

Young Americans are affected by the job crisis, but young people from many countries face employment challenges as well. Take a look at youth unemployment rates in regions all over the world.

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At 12.6 % in 2011 and projected at 12.7 % in 2012, the global youth unemployment rate remains at least a full percentage point above its level in 2007. By 2016, the youth unemployment rate is projected to remain at the same high level.

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