Guatemala Unemployment Rate 2002-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Guatemala decreased to 2.90 percent in the first quarter of 2014 from 3 percent in the second quarter of 2013. Unemployment Rate in Guatemala averaged 3.25 percent from 2002 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 4.13 percent in the fourth quarter of 2011 and a record low of 2.47 percent in the fourth quarter of 2007. Unemployment Rate in Guatemala is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística Guatemala.

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Guatemala Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.90 3.00 4.13 2.47 2002 - 2014 percent Quarterly
In Guatemala, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Guatemala Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Guatemala Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.

Guatemala Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 2.90 3.00 4.13 2.47 percent [+]
Population 15.44 15.07 15.81 4.16 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.30 Nov/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.80 Nov/14 4.70 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.60 Nov/14 6.50 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Aug/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Oct/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.40 Aug/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 13.20 Oct/14 12.90 13.20 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.50 Oct/14 3.60 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.53 Nov/14 4.78 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Nov/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.20 Nov/14 5.10 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Nov/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.20 Nov/14 3.10 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.50 Sep/14 10.10 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Oct/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Nov/14 5.80 10.80 2.50 percent [+]