Chile Unemployment Rate 1986-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Chile decreased to 6.11 percent in February of 2015 from 6.20 percent in January of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Chile averaged 8.25 percent from 1986 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 13.50 percent in February of 1986 and a record low of 5.10 percent in February of 1998. Unemployment Rate in Chile is reported by the National Institute of Statistics, Chile.

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Chile Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.11 6.20 13.50 5.10 1986 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Chile, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Chile Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Chile Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-01-30 12:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Dec
6.0% 6.1% 6.1% 5.8%
2015-02-27 12:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
6.2% 6.0% 6.2% 5.9%
2015-03-31 01:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
6.1% 6.2% 6.3% 6.1%
2015-04-30 01:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
6.1% 6.2%
2015-05-29 02:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
6.4%
2015-06-30 02:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  May
6.5%


Chile Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.11 6.20 13.50 5.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 7990.85 8003.05 8013.72 6478.51 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 519.60 524.44 855.70 468.14 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 60.50 66.90 161.40 44.60 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.76 59.96 60.37 57.69 percent [+]
Wages 3575.01 3531.16 3575.01 2570.67 CLP/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 139.01 138.67 139.01 99.13 Index Points [+]
Population 17.81 17.56 17.81 7.65 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 250000.00 241000.00 250000.00 115648.00 CLP/Month [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.10 Mar/15 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.90 Feb/15 5.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Mar/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Nov/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Feb/15 11.40 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.80 Feb/15 4.80 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 4.90 Dec/13 5.20 9.40 4.90 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.70 Feb/15 12.60 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Feb/15 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.33 Feb/15 4.51 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Mar/15 7.10 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.90 Mar/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Mar/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.30 Jan/15 10.90 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 Feb/15 5.70 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 Mar/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]