Disparities in unemployment within countries

Other Names:
Regional unemployment within countries

The greater the regional variations in unemployment within a country, the higher will be the national rate of unemployment consistent with stable inflation.


In 1987 unemployment rates in USA ranged from 2.5% in New Hampshire to 11.8% in Louisiana. In Italy jobless rate varied from 6.4% in Lombardy to 22.2 in Campagnia.

Narrower Problems:
Seasonal unemployment
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 10: Reduced Inequality
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
30.05.2019 – 17:09 CEST