Global Employment Outlook, April 2012

Global Employment Outlook, April 2012: International Labour Organization (ILO)

  • ILO has downgraded its Global Employment Outlook forecast for 2012 and 2013, revising upwards global unemployment rates to 6.1 per cent this year and 6.2 per cent in the next, an increase of 0.1 percentage point in each year
  • Unemployment expected to remain at over 6 per cent until 2016.