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

Unemployment Rate in Colombia decreased to 8.90 percent in March of 2015 from 9.86 percent in February of 2015. Unemployment Rate in Colombia averaged 11.99 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
8.90 9.86 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 Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-02-27 04:30 PM
Unemployment Rate  Jan
10.8% 8.7% 9.3%
2015-03-31 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Feb
9.9% 10.8% 8%
2015-04-30 05:30 PM
Unemployment Rate  Mar
8.9% 9.9% 9.9%
2015-05-29 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Apr
8.9% 8.2%
2015-06-26 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  May
8.2%
2015-07-31 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Jun
8.3%


Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.90 9.86 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 22272.30 21614.92 22272.30 15300.76 Thousands Persons [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.10 Mar/15 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 6.20 Mar/15 5.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.80 Mar/15 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Feb/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 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 3.86 Mar/15 4.33 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 7.00 Mar/15 7.10 7.90 3.60 percent [+]
Russia 5.90 Mar/15 5.80 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.70 Mar/15 3.90 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.78 Feb/15 23.70 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.40 Mar/15 3.50 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 11.30 Jan/15 10.90 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 5.60 Feb/15 5.70 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.50 Mar/15 5.50 10.80 2.50 percent [+]