83% of unemployed Indians are youth, says International Labour Organisation


India Employment Report 2024 reveals that 83 % of Indian youth are unemployed.

According to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), 83 per cent of India’s youth is unemployed. The India Employment Report 2024 was compiled by ILO and the Institute for Human Development (IHD). Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) V Anantha Nageswaran launched the report on Tuesday.

According to the examine, the quantity of educated children amongst all jobless folks elevated from 54.2 per cent in 2000 to 65.7 per cent in 2022. Currently, extra educated girls are unemployed (76.7 per cent) than males (62.2 per cent). 

“This indicates that the problem of unemployment in India has become increasingly concentrated among the youth, especially the educated ones in urban areas,” the report stated.

The researchers additionally present that from 2000 to 2019, employment and underemployment of children noticed an increase, however declined throughout the Covid-19 pandemic years. In 2000, half of the employed youth inhabitants was self-employed, 13 per cent had common jobs, whereas the remaining 37 % had informal jobs. The corresponding figures for 2012, 2019, and 2022 have been 46 %, 21 %, 33 %; 42 %, 32 %, 26 %; and 47 %, 28 %, 25 %, respectively.

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