The Countries Facing The Greatest Skill Shortages
As rapid globalization and technological change have shaped the world's job market, skill shortages have become a growing problem for employers. The scale of the problem varies hugely between countries and it is most pronounced in Asia. According to an OECD report which used data from the Manpower Talent Shortage Survey, 81 percent of firms in Japan (with 10 or more employees) encounter difficulty finding qualified employees.
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- Incidence of skills gaps amongst tech specialists in the UK 2014, by typeIncidence of skills gaps amongst tech specialists in the UK 2014, by type
- Lack of digital skills among SMEs in the UK 2014-2015, by regionLack of digital skills among SMEs in the UK 2014-2015, by region
- Unemployment rate in EU countries January 2017Unemployment rate in EU countries January 2017
- Illiteracy rate in China in 2014, by regionIlliteracy rate in China in 2014, by region
- Unemployment rate in selected world regions 2014Unemployment rate in selected world regions 2014
- Gallup's U.S. underemployment rate - February 2017Gallup's U.S. underemployment rate - February 2017
- Global outsourcing industry revenue 2010-2016, by service typeGlobal outsourcing industry revenue 2010-2016, by service type
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