According to Eurostat, in Cyprus, the percentage of people working part-time in 2014 was 14% and the underemployed
Business chiefs expressed concern at the figures yesterday, saying underemployed
people can be almost as vulnerable as the unemployed when it comes to getting into financial diffi-culty.
However, 50 percent of these underemployed
recent-college-graduates had "good'' non-college jobs, and only 16 percent were in low-paying non-career-oriented positions.
Migrants in High-Income Countries Particularly Likely to Be Underemployed
Conducted by the House of Commons library and commissioned by the Labour Party, the research also shows that the number of people with dependent children who are underemployed
has increased by 200,000 over the same period.
The bulk of the underemployed
or uncounted people - 139,600 - were underemployed
, looking for full-time jobs but only able to find part-time work, according to the bureau.
Youngsters aged 16-24 were the worst hit, with 20% underemployed
this year compared to 10% of those aged 35-49.
Of the extra one million underemployed
workers in 2012 compared with 2008, three-quarters were in part-time posts.
Watch out, graduating Millennials, reentering boomers, or "happy to do anything" seniors-these underemployed
folks are going for the plum jobs from the inside
This article identifies and assesses changes in the size and demographic and socioeconomic composition of the Nations underemployed
workers during the course of the recession of 2007-09.
The report noted that unpaid overtime had increased despite a rise in the number of people classed as underemployed
, which counted those wanting to work longer hours.
First, assume that the worker is underemployed
so that the actual hours worked is given by [L.