Lack of job opportunities for some sectors of society
Other Names: Sectoral unavailability of work
Inequality of employment opportunity
Nature: Society is so stratified that many groups and individuals find themselves unable to make a significant contribution in the job market. This is more apparent in minority groupings of age (both the youngest and the oldest), sex (most often women), and race.
Problem Type: D: Detailed problems
Date of last update 05.03.1997 – 00:00 CET