Colombia Unemployment Rate 2001-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Colombia decreased to 8.90 percent in August of 2014 from 9.30 percent in July of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Colombia averaged 12.12 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 17.87 Percent in January of 2002 and a record low of 7.79 Percent in October of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Colombia is reported by the Dane, Colombia.

   
 
 

Colombia Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.90 9.30 17.87 7.79 2001 - 2014 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 Thursday, October 23, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-06-27 05:30 PM Colombia
Unemployment Rate
May 2014 8.8% 9.0% 9%
2014-07-31 05:30 PM Colombia
Unemployment Rate
Jun 2014 9.2% 8.8% 9.5%
2014-08-29 05:00 PM Colombia
Unemployment Rate
Jul 2014 9.3% 9.2% 10.1%
2014-09-30 06:00 PM Colombia
Unemployment Rate
Aug 2014 8.9% 9.3% 10%
2014-10-31 06:00 PM Colombia
Unemployment Rate
Sep 2014 8.9% 10%


Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.90 9.30 17.87 7.79 Percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 2174.49 2068.37 3408.44 1868.18 Thousand [+]
Population 47.10 46.93 47.10 16.01 Million [+]
Employed Persons 21419.45 20706.61 21757.94 15300.76 Thousands Persons [+]