.

Region2000 employment rate (% of population) 2004 employment rate (% of population) 2005 employment rate (% of population) 2006 employment rate (% of population) 2007 employment rate (% of population) 2008 employment rate (% of population) 2009 employment rate (% of population) 2010 CI lower bound employment rate (% of population) 2010 Preliminary estimate employment rate (% of population) 2010 CI upper bound employment rate (% of population)

.

World 61.561.461.461.661.761.661.260.961.161.3

.

Developed Economies and European Union 56.755.956.256.757.157.155.554.554.754.9

.

Central and South-Eastern Europe (non-EU) and CIS 51.751.952.452.853.754.153.453.353.653.8

.

East Asia73.572.571.971.47170.47069.869.970.1

.

South-East Asia and the Pacific 67.165.865.665.6666665.965.665.866.1

.

South Asia57.558.458.558.758.8595958.959.159.2

.

Latin America and the Caribbean 58.159.259.960.660.961.360.660.460.761

.

Middle East 44.844.945.145.345.345.145.245.145.445.8

.

North Africa 43.945.245.44646.146.546.446.246.646.9

.

Sub-Saharan Africa63.564.264.364.865.165.265.264.965.265.5