Chile Unemployment Rate  1986-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment rate in Chile increased to 6.30 percent in three months to March 2016 from 5.90 percent in the previous period, the highest since three months to October of 2015. The number of unemployed persons rose by 28.74 thousand to 539.74 thousand, while employed declined by 56.39 thousand to 8077.98 thousand. By sectors, health (-4.3 percent), construction (-2.0 percent) and transport (-2.3 percent) shed the most of the jobs while the largest increases were recorded in accommodation and food services (+3.0 percent), financial and insurance activities (+4.5 percent) and mining (+3.3 percent). Unemployment Rate in Chile averaged 8.18 percent from 1986 until 2016, 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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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.30 5.90 13.50 5.10 1986 - 2016 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 the latest reported value for - Chile Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Chile Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2016-02-29 12:00 PM Jan 5.8% 5.8% 6.0% 6.0%
2016-03-31 12:00 PM Feb 5.9% 5.8% 5.9% 5.8%
2016-04-29 12:00 PM Mar 6.3% 5.9% 6.1% 6.1%
2016-05-31 12:00 PM Apr 6.3% 6.6%
2016-06-30 12:00 PM May 6.8%
2016-07-29 12:00 PM Jun 6.8%

Chile Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 6.30 5.90 13.50 5.10 percent [+]
Employed Persons 8077.98 8134.37 8165.19 6478.51 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 539.74 511.01 855.70 468.14 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 55.72 56.19 56.67 52.47 percent [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.44 59.72 60.37 57.69 percent [+]
Job Vacancies 41.20 44.40 161.40 41.20 Index Points [+]
Wages 3852.23 3868.56 3868.56 2570.67 CLP/Hour [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 145.44 145.20 145.44 99.13 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 250000.00 241000.00 250000.00 115648.00 CLP/Month [+]
Population 18.01 17.82 18.01 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 [+]
Wages High Skilled 1243800.00 1100000.00 1243800.00 1093100.00 CLP/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 357500.00 321500.00 357500.00 281900.00 CLP/Month [+]




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