Mexico Unemployment Rate 1994-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Mexico increased to 5.47 percent in July of 2014 from 4.80 percent in June of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Mexico averaged 3.78 Percent from 1994 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 5.93 Percent in May of 2009 and a record low of 2.22 Percent in March of 1997. Unemployment Rate in Mexico is reported by the Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI).

   
 
 
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Mexico Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.47 4.80 5.93 2.22 1994 - 2014 Percent Monthly
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In Mexico, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Mexico Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Mexico Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Saturday, August 23, 2014.


Mexico Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.8%


Mexican jobless rate decreased to 4.8 percent in June of 2014 from 4.92 percent in the previous month. Upon seasonal adjustment, the unemployment rate fell to 4.84 percent.

95.2 percent of the economically active population was employed in June and the labour force reached 58.45 percent.

Among regions, Federal District recorded the highest jobless rate (6.9 percent), followed by Tabasco (6.63 percent) and Estado de Mexico (6.53 percent), while Guerrero recorded the lowest one (1.5 percent).

Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
7/18/2014 2:13:28 PM


Recent Releases

Mexico Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly in May
Mexican jobless rate increased to 4.92 percent in May of 2014, up from 4.84 percent recorded in the previous month and reaching the highest rate in four months. A year earlier, the unemployment was recorded at 4.93 percent. Published on 2014-06-23

Mexico Unemployment Rate Steady in April
Mexican jobless rate was recorded at 4.84 percent in April of 2014, almost unchanged from 4.8 percent in the previous month. Upon seasonal adjustment, the unemployment rate fell to 4.89 percent. Published on 2014-05-22


Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-05-22 02:00 PM Mexico
Unemployment Rate
Apr 2014 4.84% 4.80% 5.1% 4.9%
2014-06-23 02:00 PM Mexico
Unemployment Rate
May 2014 4.92% 4.84% 4.8% 4.7%
2014-07-18 02:00 PM Mexico
Unemployment Rate
Jun 2014 4.80% 4.92% 4.95% 4.9%
2014-08-22 02:00 PM Mexico
Unemployment Rate
Jul 2014 5.47% 4.80% 5.0% 4.8%
2014-09-22 02:00 PM Mexico
Unemployment Rate
Aug 2014 5.47% 4.8%


Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.47 4.80 5.93 2.22 Percent [+]
Employed Persons 49545156.00 49305839.00 50243493.00 37970852.00 [+]
Unemployed Persons 2539069.00 2484798.00 2925045.00 915418.00 [+]
Productivity 111.60 110.80 113.70 89.09 Index Points [+]
Wages 282.59 283.27 283.27 124.36 MXN/DAY [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 100.80 98.20 124.00 92.40 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 95.80 96.60 127.55 79.32 Index Points [+]
Population 122.33 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.40 Jul/14 6.00 10.90 4.00 Percent [+]
Brazil 4.90 Apr/14 5.00 13.10 4.30 Percent [+]
Canada 7.00 Jul/14 7.10 13.10 2.90 Percent [+]
China 4.10 Jun/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 Percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Jun/14 11.60 12.00 7.20 Percent [+]
France 10.10 Feb/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 Percent [+]
Germany 5.10 Jun/14 5.10 14.20 0.40 Percent [+]
India 5.20 Dec/12 6.30 9.40 5.20 Percent [+]
Indonesia 5.70 Feb/14 6.17 11.24 2.00 Percent [+]
Italy 12.30 Jun/14 12.60 12.80 5.90 Percent [+]
Japan 3.70 Jun/14 3.50 5.60 1.00 Percent [+]
Mexico 5.47 Jul/14 4.80 5.93 2.22 Percent [+]
Netherlands 8.20 Jul/14 8.40 8.80 3.40 Percent [+]
Russia 4.90 Jul/14 4.90 14.10 4.90 Percent [+]
South Korea 3.40 Jul/14 3.60 7.10 2.90 Percent [+]
Spain 24.47 May/14 25.93 26.94 4.41 Percent [+]
Switzerland 2.90 Jul/14 2.90 5.40 1.60 Percent [+]
Turkey 8.80 May/14 9.00 16.10 8.00 Percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.40 Jun/14 6.50 12.00 3.40 Percent [+]
United States 6.20 Jul/14 6.10 10.80 2.50 Percent [+]





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