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-- job opportunities for young people remain skiers according to a recent jobs report.
The unemployment rate for eighteen to 29 year old stands at twelve point seven.
And if you factor in people who have given up the job -- altogether.
The number jumps to a whopping sixteen point 1%.
And numbers for young minorities.
-- -- live from New York now Brian this economic forecast is looking more and more like -- situation.
-- America's youth unemployment rate has now been below double digits since October 2008.
And now experts warn the problem could grow to European size crisis the latest jobs report shows America's affected youth unemployment rate.
Is sixteen point 1%.
That means there are currently over six point five million unemployed.
Underemployed or simply have given up.
Eighteen to 29 girls and the unemployment rate for 25 to 34 year olds in the US is higher than France.
Britain Japan Germany and Canada.
-- sustained youth unemployment rate since World War II if you're young person in America as the one in six chance you don't have a job.
Europe's nearly 24% youth unemployment rate has sent thousands into the streets and mass protests.
In Spain and -- the European Union union met this week and said youth unemployment.
Is the most pressing issue Europe is facing some sick.
They see a similar situation brewing in the United States that could increase America's twelve point seven.
Youth unemployment rate.
We have a problem all of use fuels not matching job requirements.
And we also have a very high unemployment rate in general which means that many of the jobs that you would find young people -- we going into.
-- being filled by an older people.
-- fill jobs are pivotal for those looking to start their careers.
When you -- economic opportunity when you're young in your point is that a lot of really good research that shows that economic star and last well into your thirties forties and fifties you never quite get over that time when your in your twenties he didn't get your career started on the right foot.
Now experts put America only at a moderate threat level for reaching European sides and employment proportions.
With states -- the right to work laws faring better than others look.
Brian thank you very much -- welcome to Fox News.
Thank you so much room.
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