美国与日本失业率-雅思写作折线图（线状图）-雅思小作文范文 unemployment rate in US and Japan
The graph below shows the unemployment rates in the US and Japan between March 1993 and March 1999.
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The given line graph compares the proportion of unemployed people in the US and Japan through the period from March 1993 to March 1999. It is obvious that the unemployment rates of these two countries changed oppositely.
The percentage of the US tended to decrease over the years. However, at the same time, unfortunately, Japan witnessed rapid growth in the rates. This article is from Laokaoya website. Nevertheless, in 1999, both nations almost had the same percentage, which means the lowest figures for the US were equal to the highest ones for Japan.
In March 1993, the proportion of unemployment in the US was a bit off 7% whereas that of Japan was about 2.5%. It was marked in 1998 when Japan’s rate reached the highest point of approximately 5.2%. The contradiction happened to the US: its rate went to the lowest of 4.8%.
Although the processes of figures changing of these countries were totally opposite, the last numbers, amazingly, turned out to be extremely close. In March 1999, the rates of unemployment in the USA and Japan stood still at about 5.1% and 4.9% respectively.