El Salvador Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in El Salvador decreased to 6.10 percent in 2012 from 6.62 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in El Salvador is reported by the Dirección General de Estadística y Censos. From 1995 until 2012, El Salvador Unemployment Rate averaged 6.9 Percent reaching an all time high of 8.0 Percent in December of 1997 and a record low of 5.9 Percent in December of 2008. In El Salvador, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - El Salvador Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.10 6.62 7.97 5.88 5.60 | 2013/12 1995 - 2012 Percent Yearly

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El Salvador Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 6.29 2012-12-31 6.25 6.29 2.77 6.33 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 6.10 2012-12-31 6.62 7.97 5.88 5.60 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
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Unemployment Rate | Notes
The unemployment rate can be defined as the number of people actively looking for a job divided by the labour force. Changes in unemployment depend mostly on inflows made up of non-employed people starting to look for jobs, of employed people who lose their jobs and look for new ones and of people who stop looking for employment.


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El Salvador Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 1761.90 USD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in El Salvador increased to 1761.90 USD Million in 2013 from 1606.20 USD Million in 2012. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Import Prices at 164.78 Index Points  
Import Prices in El Salvador increased to 164.78 Index Points in February of 2014 from 164.19 Index Points in January of 2014. Import Prices in El Salvador is reported by the The Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Producer Prices at 174.46 Index Points  
Producer Prices in El Salvador decreased to 174.46 Index Points in February of 2014 from 174.51 Index Points in January of 2014. Producer Prices in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Balance of Trade at -402.00 USD Million  
El Salvador recorded a trade deficit of 402 USD Million in February of 2014. Balance of Trade in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Exports at 411.90 USD Million  
Exports in El Salvador increased to 411.90 USD Million in February of 2014 from 402.80 USD Million in January of 2014. Exports in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Imports at 813.80 USD Million  
Imports in El Salvador decreased to 813.80 USD Million in February of 2014 from 905 USD Million in January of 2014. Imports in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Government Spending at 820.40 USD Million  
Government Spending in El Salvador increased to 820.40 USD Million in 2013 from 773.80 USD Million in 2012. Government Spending in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Government Budget Value at -441.50 USD Million  
El Salvador recorded a government budget deficit of 441.50 USD Million in 2013. Government Budget Value in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Consumer Spending at 8946.90 USD Million  
Consumer Spending in El Salvador increased to 8946.90 USD Million in 2013 from 8915.90 USD Million in 2012. Consumer Spending in El Salvador is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador.
El Salvador Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 109.99 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in El Salvador increased to 109.99 Index Points in March of 2014 from 109.72 Index Points in February of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in El Salvador is reported by the Digestyc, El Salvador.
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