Over 50% of youths jobless

10 November 2015 - 02:02 By Tanya Farber

While university students fight for their rights, just over 50% of the country's youth are unemployed. The Child Gauge 2015 report, released by the Children's Institute at the University of Cape Town, states that 51% of those aged between 20 and 24 are not employed or studying, while 21% are employed, 16% are still completing school and 12% are studying or training.

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