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Guadeloupe - FRY1

EU regions: France > RUP FR – RÉGIONS ULTRAPÉRIPHÉRIQUES FRANÇAISES > Guadeloupe


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indicatorperiodvalue
long term unemployment201915.3
unemployment rate201920.8
employment rate201949.7
number of inhabitants2020412 682
population density2019247
percentage of part time workers201920.38
percentage of part time workers, men201914.65
percentage of part time workers, women201925.94
life long learning participation20198.4
NEET201921
old-age dependency ratio202033
gender gap in employment rate201984.87

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From wikipedia:

Guadeloupe (, French: [ɡwad(ə)lup] (listen); Antillean Creole: Gwadloup) is an archipelago and overseas department and region of France in the Caribbean. It consists of six inhabited islands—Basse-Terre, Grande-Terre, Marie-Galante, La Désirade, and the two inhabited Îles des Saintes—as well as many uninhabited islands and outcroppings. It is south of Antigua and Barbuda and Montserrat, and north of Dominica. The region's capital city is Basse-Terre, located on the southern west coast of Basse-Terre Island; however, the most populous city is Les Abymes and the main center of business is neighbouring Pointe-à-Pitre, both located on Grande-Terre Island.

Like the other overseas departments, it is an integral part of France. As a constituent territory of the European Union and the Eurozone, the euro is its official currency and any European Union citizen is free to settle and work there indefinitely. As an overseas department, however, it is not part of the Schengen Area. The region formerly included Saint Barthélemy and Saint Martin, which were detached from Guadeloupe in 2007 following a 2003 referendum. An analogous situation to Guadeloupe's status in the French Republic is the status of Hawaii in the United States.

Navigator Christopher Columbus was the first European to see Guadeloupe, where he landed in 1493, and gave the island its name. The official language is French; Antillean Creole is also spoken.

Etymology

The archipelago was called Karukera (or „The Island of Beautiful Waters") by the native Arawak people.

Christopher Columbus named the island Santa María de Guadalupe in 1493 after the Our Lady of Guadalupe, a shrine to the Virgin Mary venerated in the Spanish town of Guadalupe, Extremadura.

other: RUP FR – RÉGIONS ULTRAPÉRIPHÉRIQUES FRANÇAISES, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Mayotte, Guyane, La Réunion

subregions: Guadeloupe


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Current statistics

January 2021: number of unemployed at the labour offices: 232839, of which 83593 are long term unemployed, unemployment rate 8.5 % (3.1 % long term unemployment)

Highest unemployment: Revúca 22.3 % (11.8 %), Rimavská Sobota 21.7 % (12.7 %), Kežmarok 20.2 % (10.0 %), Rožňava 18.1 % (9.7 %), Vranov nad Topľou 17.5 % (8.8 %)

Lowest unemployment:: Bratislava V 4.0 %, Bratislava I 4.2 %, Hlohovec 4.4 %, Ilava 4.6 %, Trenčín 4.7 %