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Unemployment in Nigeria

Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research. Human Resources Development Dept.

Unemployment in Nigeria

a situational analysis

by Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research. Human Resources Development Dept.

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Published by Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research in Ibadan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Unemployment -- Nigeria.,
  • Unemployed -- Nigeria.,
  • College graduates -- Employment -- Nigeria.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [31]-33).

    StatementHuman Resources Development Department.
    SeriesNISER occasional paper -- no 1, 2005, NISER occasional paper -- 2005, no. 1.
    ContributionsNigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research. Human Resources Development Department.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5848.A6 U54 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16274055M
    ISBN 109871813636
    LC Control Number2007325130

    Unemployment is a very serious issue in Africa (Vandemortele, , and Rama ), and particularly in Nigeria (Oladeyi, and Umo, ). The need to avert the negative effect of unemployment has made the tackling of unemployment problems to feature very prominently in the development objectives of many developing countries.   Nigeria faces today a number of problems. But the problem of unemployment has become very serious in recent years. Because the problem is very extensive, it has attracted wide attention and discussions in the country. Of course, the problem of unemployment among youths has raised its head in almost every country, but that cannot be our consolation.

      As Nigeria's youth population grows, so does its youth unemployment rate, reaching nearly million in Tunji Akande examines the factors contributing to . social cohesion. Unemployment, as defined by the International Labour Organisation (ILO)3 was at % in in Nigeria (see Table 1). However, from other official sources such as the National Bureau of Statistics for Nigeria, unemployment rates4 were put as % in Q3 of , with youth unemployment put as %.

      Nigeria’s population is projected to grow from more than million people in to million in , becoming the world’s fourth most populous country. Nigeria’s sustained high population growth rate will continue for the foreseeable future because of . Unemployment has done so many harms to Nigeria youths, which result or propelled them to embark on criminal activities such as; armed robbery, car snatching, and cyber-crime etc. ther obnoxious activities are; prostitution, child labour and ritual activities.


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