Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Rina Bhattacharya , Tarik Yousef , and Pierre Dhonte
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 February 2000
Keywords: demography, growth, working age population, unemployment, population growth
The working age population is expected to grow faster in the Middle East than in any other region in the world between now and 2015—rising annually by 2.7 percent, or 10 million people. This demographic expl...