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

Unemployment Rate in Colombia decreased to 8.40 percent in September of 2014 from 8.90 percent in August of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Colombia averaged 12.10 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.

   
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Colombia Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.40 8.90 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, November 27, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-08-29 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Jul 2014
9.3% 9.2% 10.1%
2014-09-30 06:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Aug 2014
8.9% 9.3% 10%
2014-10-31 04:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Sep 2014
8.4% 8.9% 8.7% 9%
2014-11-28 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Oct 2014
8.4% 8.1% 8.4%
2014-12-30 04:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Nov 2014
9.8%


Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.40 8.90 17.87 7.79 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 1990.70 2125.62 3408.44 1868.18 Thousand [+]
Population 47.10 46.93 47.10 16.01 Million [+]
Employed Persons 21614.92 21419.45 21757.94 15300.76 Thousands Persons [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.20 Oct/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.70 Oct/14 4.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.50 Oct/14 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Sep/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Sep/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.20 May/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 4.90 Oct/14 5.00 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 Sep/14 12.50 12.80 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.60 Sep/14 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.78 Oct/14 5.08 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Oct/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.10 Oct/14 4.90 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.50 Oct/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.10 Oct/14 3.00 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.10 Aug/14 9.80 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Sep/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Oct/14 5.90 10.80 2.50 percent [+]