Mexico’s youth have trouble finding good jobs, education

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Millions of young Mexicans are having trouble finding jobs or getting an education in their country, which according to a recent economic report, is harming productivity.

Government statistics show the number of Mexican youth finding jobs or continuing their education has increased about three percent since 2013. But in Latin America’s second economy, the fact that those who aren’t, still number in the millions, and remains a point of concern.

CCTV’s Franc Contreras filed this report from Mexico City.

Mexico's youth have trouble finding good jobs, education

Mexico's youth have trouble finding good jobs, education

Millions of young Mexicans are having trouble finding jobs or getting an education in their country, which according to a recent economic report, is harming productivity. Government statistics show the number of Mexican youth finding jobs or continuing their education has increased about three percent since 2013. But in Latin America's second economy, the fact that those who aren't, still number in the millions, and remains a point of concern. CCTV's Franc Contreras filed this report from Mexico City.