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

Unemployment Rate in Peru increased to 5.90 percent in August of 2014 from 5.70 percent in July of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Peru averaged 8.26 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.

   
 
 

Peru Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.90 5.70 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 Thursday, October 30, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-10-15 05:00 PM Peru
Unemployment Rate
Sep 2013 5.9% 5.6% 5.9% 5.8%
2013-11-15 04:30 PM Peru
Unemployment Rate
Oct 2013 5.8% 5.9% 5.8% 5.6%
2013-12-16 05:00 PM Peru
Unemployment Rate
Nov 2013 5.8% 5.8% 5.5%
2014-01-15 04:30 PM Peru
Unemployment Rate
Dec 2013 5.7% 5.8% 5.9%


Peru Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.90 5.70 13.00 5.60 Percent [+]
Employed Persons 4697.48 4577.23 4726.45 3401.71 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 296.72 270.51 560.01 247.25 Thousand [+]
Wages 1577.80 1506.86 1577.80 732.14 PEN [+]
Population 30.38 30.13 30.38 9.93 Million [+]
Minimum Wages 750.00 750.00 750.00 1.00 PEN [+]