Nigeria increased from 211% in 2010 to 239% in 2011 with youth unemployment at over 50% from 2011 to 2013 there is an increase of 16% unemployment growth rate in nigeria. Due to the increasing unemployment rate in nigeria,listed below are a few of the effects of unemployment in nigeria: high level of poverty and hunger in nigeria high level of immigration rate among nigerian youths as most of them are desperately looking for ways to leave and travel out of nigeria. There are too many disturbing effects of the rising graduate unemployment in nigeria that if not checked will bring a serious doom in the future of the country some of such effects are as follows. Unemployment among graduates essay sample imagine you have just graduate and are now looking for a job you send letters and emails to related company and even go to nearby company for walk in interview. 1 2008 ernwaca grants programme for education research graduate unemployment in ghana: possible case of poor response of university programs to the demands of the job market.
Recently, malaysian people have been taught facing on the issue of high unemployment rates among the local graduates this issue has been a phenomenon to the current news as it has been aired on the television, newspaper, internet and others agency. Topic : identify the effects of unemployment among the fresh graduates in malaysia problem statement unemployment has been a serious problem facing in our country especially among the fresh graduates. Youth unemployment in the united kingdom is the level of unemployment among young people, typically defined as those aged 18–25 a related concept is graduate unemployment which is the level of unemployment among university graduates.
7 22 historical background of graduate unemployment in nigeria the nigerian economy during the first two decades of independence exhibited unemployment rate similar or less than those of the industrialised economies, but in the 1960’s the country suffered a large increase in unemployment rate. Graduate unemployment, or educated unemployment, is unemployment among people with an academic degree background research undertaken proved that unemployment and underemployment of graduates are devastating phenomena in their lives a high incidence of either are indicators of institutional ineffectiveness and inefficiency. Unemployment in nigeria: implication on the gross domestic product (gdp) over the years for a period of nine years (2000 - 2008) the objectives of the study are to examine the effects of unemployment on the nigerian gdp for the selected years, to observe the kind of association that existing unemployment among the openly unemployed. Statement of the problem in looking at the unemployment syndrome among nigerian graduates, causes, effects and solution, some of the questions easily come to mind are: 1 what are root causes of the unemployment in nigeria what are the major effects on individual and the society what is the nature of relationship between poverty, unemployment. As stated by the department of statistics malaysia, the unemployment rates among fresh graduates have increased from 30% in 2013 to 34% in 2016 and national unemployment was 35% out of 14 million malaysians in the labour market.
By doing this, we shall find out the state of unemployment among graduates from nigerain universities and also the cause and solution to this problem productivity and employment are issues that are central to the social and economic life of every country. Examine the cause and nature of unemployment among nce graduates 2 the scope of this project work focuses on the causes and effects of unemployment of nce graduates in the college of education, ekiadolor-benin tertiary institutions, students and general public since the causes and effect of unemployment has been identified and. Chapter two of “effect of unemployment among nigerian youths undergraduate contains: literature review, unemployment is a hazard of an industrialized economic system, definition and meaning of unemployment, nigerian labour and explanation of unemployment labour market, unemployment concepts and issues, the nigeria experience of unemployment. The kind of unemployment that is usually experienced in nigeria is graduate unemployment graduate unemployment is among people with an academic degree research study undertaken proved that the unemployment, and much more , the underemployment of graduates, are devastating phenomena in the lives of graduates and a high incidence of either, are.
However, unemployment among graduates remains unsolved, where 65,500 graduates were recorded unemployed which is 167 % of the total unemployed labour in 2010 based on department of statistics, malaysia moreover, the graph of number of unemployed graduates by. Unemployment in nigeria looms large and its concomitant consequences are alarmingly daring, yet the government of lagos state have continued to strive to contain the contagious effect of youth unemployment by providing youth development and empowerment programmes this is in nigerian university graduates are unemployable (okafor, 2011. The state of youth unemployment in nigeria nigeria’s population is said to have reached about 167 million people in 2012 (national bureau of statistics.
The rising unemployment rate among fresh university graduates today is an upsetting trend now the pool of unemployed graduates is rising to worrying levels even in some high-growth economies. Corruption is a cause of unemployment nigeria because when those in government who are to use public money for building more industries are busy embezzling the funds for their selfish use, the result is massive increase in unemployment rate. Unemployment among graduate students unemployment among graduates is a serious problem in malaysia unemployment describes the state of a worker who is able and willing to take work but cannot find it. Graduate unemployment in nigeria: a blind spot in the nation's educational system the african symposium productivity and human growth in nigeria problems of youth unemployment in nigeria.
Abstract the purpose of this paper is to look into the causes, effects and solutions to youth unemployment problems in nigeria the rate at which unemployed graduates roam the street after the national youth service constitutes social malice to the country as a whole. 11 effects of unemployment in nigeria by daniel eyo on august 30, 2018 the 2016 second quarter report of the nigerian bureau of statistics (nbs) on unemployment and underemployment revealed that a total of 2606 million nigerians are unemployed. Unemployment occurs when people who are able to work are unable to find a suitable paid job for a tangible period of time according to the bureau of statistics, 38% of the population that falls within the employable age are unemployed and 65% of nigerian youth face unemployment as at september 2016.
The issue of high unemployment among university graduates of federal republic of nigeria is not a new thing in the country it is not unheard as both the small and the big in the country are away of that some blame the government of federal republic of nigeria while others blame the graduates themselves concerning the high graduate unemployment in the country. Unemployment in nigeria followed much later in the post colonial era and has continued to increase with no solution (eze, 2010)nigeria has witnessed many ugly situations since colonial era and the system has continued this way with terrible corrupt practices. The effects of unemployment are both personal and national - personal when savings are depleted while looking for a position and national when the total spending level in the economy is impacted.