Peru Unemployment Rate 2001-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Unemployment Rate in Peru increased to 5.70 percent in October of 2014 from 5.60 percent in September of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Peru averaged 8.23 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13 Percent in January of 2005 and a record low of 5.60 Percent in December of 2012. Unemployment Rate in Peru is reported by the Central Reserve Bank of Peru.

      Forecast    
Peru Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.70 5.60 13.00 5.60 2001 - 2014 percent Monthly
In Peru, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Peru Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Peru Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, December 22, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-10-15 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Sep 2013
5.9% 5.6% 5.9% 5.8%
2013-11-15 04:30 PM
Unemployment Rate  Oct 2013
5.8% 5.9% 5.8% 5.6%
2013-12-16 05:00 PM
Unemployment Rate  Nov 2013
5.8% 5.8% 5.5%
2015-01-15 04:30 PM
Unemployment Rate  Dec


Peru Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.70 5.60 13.00 5.60 percent [+]
Employed Persons 4713.54 4634.07 4726.45 3401.71 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 295.29 248.93 560.01 247.25 Thousand [+]
Wages 1623.52 1600.60 1623.52 732.14 PEN [+]
Population 30.38 30.13 30.38 9.93 Million [+]
Minimum Wages 750.00 750.00 750.00 1.00 PEN [+]


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 [+]