Paraguay Unemployment Rate

Unemployment Rate in Paraguay decreased to 7.70 percent in the third quarter of 2013 from 8 percent in the second quarter of 2013. From 2010 until 2013, Paraguay Unemployment Rate averaged 7.6 Percent reaching an all time high of 9.2 Percent in March of 2010 and a record low of 6.0 Percent in December of 2011. In Paraguay, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Paraguay Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
7.70 8.00 9.20 6.00 7.30 | 2013/12 2010 - 2013 Percent Quarterly

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Paraguay Unemployment Rate
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Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Population 6.67 2012-12-31 6.57 6.67 1.91 6.77 2013-12-31 Million [+]
Unemployment Rate 7.70 2013-09-30 8.00 9.20 6.00 7.30 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
Minimum Wages 1658.23 2014-01-15 1658.23 1658.23 20.52 1652.12 2014-02-28 PYG Thousand [+]
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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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Paraguay Interest Rate at 6.75 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Paraguay was last recorded at 6.75 percent. Interest Rate in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Minimum Wages at 1658.23 PYG Thousand  
Minimum Wages in Paraguay remained unchanged at 1658.23 PYG Thousand in January of 2014 from 1658.23 PYG Thousand in December of 2013. Minimum Wages in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Balance of Trade at 86778.19 USD Thousands  
Paraguay recorded a trade surplus of 86778.19 USD Thousands in March of 2014. Balance of Trade in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Exports at 951346.76 USD Thousands  
Exports in Paraguay increased to 951346.76 USD Thousands in March of 2014 from 863523 USD Thousands in February of 2014. Exports in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Imports at 864568.56 USD Thousands  
Imports in Paraguay increased to 864568.56 USD Thousands in March of 2014 from 854731 USD Thousands in February of 2014. Imports in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Current Account at -238.10 USD Million  
Paraguay recorded a Current Account deficit of 238.10 USD Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Inflation Rate at 6.10 Percent  
The inflation rate in Paraguay was recorded at 6.10 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay GDP Annual Growth Rate at 12.10 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Paraguay expanded 12.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay GDP Growth Rate at -0.10 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Paraguay contracted 0.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Paraguay is reported by the Banco Central del Paraguay.
Paraguay Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Paraguay stands at 10 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Paraguay is reported by the Dirección General de Administración y Finanzas.
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