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

Unemployment Rate in Chile increased to 6.20 percent in January of 2015 from 6 percent in December of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Chile averaged 8.26 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
6.20 6.00 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 Thursday, March 5, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-12-30 12:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Nov
6.1% 6.4% 6.7% 6.2%
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
6.2% 6.1%
2015-04-30 02:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
6.2%
2015-05-29 02:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
6.4%


Chile Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.20 6.00 13.50 5.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 8003.05 8013.72 8013.72 6478.51 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 524.44 514.12 855.70 468.14 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 66.30 67.10 161.40 44.60 Index Points [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.96 60.04 60.37 57.69 percent [+]
Wages 3474.87 3465.54 3454.60 2570.67 CLP/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 137.68 135.85 137.68 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 6.40 Jan/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 5.30 Jan/15 4.30 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Jan/15 6.70 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Nov/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.20 Jan/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Jan/15 4.80 14.20 0.40 percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 percent [+]
Indonesia 5.94 Aug/14 5.70 11.24 2.00 percent [+]
Italy 12.60 Jan/15 12.70 13.30 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.60 Jan/15 3.40 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.51 Jan/15 3.76 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.20 Jan/15 7.20 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.50 Jan/15 5.30 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Jan/15 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.70 Nov/14 23.67 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.50 Jan/15 3.40 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.70 Nov/14 10.40 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.70 Dec/14 5.80 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.70 Jan/15 5.60 10.80 2.50 percent [+]