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ERIC Number: EJ1017239
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-May-10
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1990-3839
Factors Affecting the Unemployment (Rate) of Female Art Graduates in Iran
Hedayat, Mina; Kahn, Sabzali Musa; Hanafi, Jaffri
Educational Research and Reviews, v8 n9 p546-552 May 2013
The aim of this study is to explore the relationship between the opportunities of female artist graduates in Tehran Province and the current employment market. Mixed method was employed in this study. The population of the current study consisted of 240 female artist graduates selected using a systematic random sampling method from both public and private universities. Descriptive findings indicate that 186 (77.5%) of the respondents were unemployed. Analytical results show that in unemployment, there was an association among age, supply and demand, gender, education and skills mismatch as well as field of study. The chi-square test showed significant differences among the factors (x[superscript 2]=43.29, p=0.000); age was the most important factor (64.2%).
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Iran
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