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

Unemployment Rate in Colombia increased to 9.50 percent in April of 2015 from 8.90 percent in March of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Colombia averaged 11.97 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.

      Forecast
Colombia Unemployment Rate
Please Paste this Code in your Website

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9.50 8.90 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 Saturday, May 30, 2015.

Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-03-31 05:00 PM Feb 9.9% 10.8% 8%
2015-04-30 05:30 PM Mar 8.9% 9.9% 9.9%
2015-05-29 05:00 PM Apr 9.5% 8.9% 8.2%
2015-06-26 05:00 PM May 9.5% 8.2%
2015-07-31 05:00 PM Jun 8.3%
2015-08-28 05:00 PM Jul 8.3%

Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.50 8.90 17.87 7.71 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 2105.54 2331.15 3408.44 1865.96 Thousand [+]
Population 47.66 47.12 47.66 16.01 Million [+]
Employed Persons 21368.21 22272.30 22272.30 15300.76 Thousands Persons [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.20 Apr/15 6.10 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.40 Apr/15 6.20 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Apr/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Mar/15 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.30 Mar/15 11.30 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Nov/14 10.30 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.70 Mar/15 4.70 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 13.00 Mar/15 12.70 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.30 Apr/15 3.40 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.31 Apr/15 3.86 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Apr/15 7.00 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.80 Apr/15 5.90 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Apr/15 3.70 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Feb/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.30 Apr/15 3.40 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.20 Feb/15 11.30 14.80 7.30 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.50 Mar/15 5.60 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.40 Apr/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]