Colombia Unemployment Rate 2001-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Colombia increased to 10.80 percent in January of 2015 from 8.70 percent in December of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Colombia averaged 12.02 percent from 2001 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 17.87 percent in January of 2002 and a record low of 7.71 percent in November of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Colombia is reported by the Dane, Colombia.

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Colombia Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
10.80 8.70 17.87 7.71 2001 - 2015 percent Monthly
In Colombia, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Colombia Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Colombia Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Friday, March 6, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-12-30 03:15 PM
Unemployment Rate  Nov
7.7% 7.9% 8.1% 8.2%
2015-01-29 04:40 PM
Unemployment Rate  Dec
8.7% 7.7% 8.1% 7.9%
2015-02-27 04:30 PM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
10.8% 8.7% 9.3%
2015-03-27 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
10.8% 8%
2015-04-30 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
8.1%
2015-05-29 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
8.2%


Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 10.80 8.70 17.87 7.71 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 2085.51 1865.96 3408.44 1865.96 Thousand [+]
Population 47.66 47.12 47.66 16.01 Million [+]
Employed Persons 22272.30 21614.92 22272.30 15300.76 Thousands Persons [+]


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 Nov/14 10.30 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 5.50 Feb/15 5.70 10.80 2.50 percent [+]