Puerto Rico Unemployment Rate 1976-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Puerto Rico decreased to 14 percent in October of 2014 from 14.10 percent in September of 2014. Unemployment Rate in Puerto Rico averaged 15.38 percent from 1976 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 24 percent in February of 1983 and a record low of 9.70 percent in September of 2000. Unemployment Rate in Puerto Rico is reported by the Government Development Bank for Puerto Rico.

   
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Puerto Rico Unemployment Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
14.00 14.10 24.00 9.70 1976 - 2014 percent Monthly
Puerto Rico, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides - Puerto Rico Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Puerto Rico Unemployment Rate - was last refreshed on Wednesday, November 26, 2014.

Puerto Rico Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 14.00 14.10 24.00 9.70 percent [+]
Population 3.67 3.67 3.83 2.36 Million [+]


Unemployment Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 6.20 Oct/14 6.20 10.90 4.00 percent [+]
Brazil 4.70 Oct/14 4.90 13.10 4.30 percent [+]
Canada 6.50 Oct/14 6.80 13.10 2.90 percent [+]
China 4.10 Sep/14 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Euro Area 11.50 Sep/14 11.50 12.00 7.20 percent [+]
France 10.20 May/14 10.10 10.80 7.20 percent [+]
Germany 5.00 Sep/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 12.60 Sep/14 12.50 12.80 5.90 percent [+]
Japan 3.60 Sep/14 3.50 5.60 1.00 percent [+]
Mexico 4.78 Oct/14 5.08 5.93 2.22 percent [+]
Netherlands 8.00 Oct/14 8.00 8.80 3.40 percent [+]
Russia 5.10 Oct/14 4.90 14.10 4.80 percent [+]
South Korea 3.50 Oct/14 3.50 7.10 2.90 percent [+]
Spain 23.67 Aug/14 24.47 26.94 4.41 percent [+]
Switzerland 3.10 Oct/14 3.00 5.40 1.60 percent [+]
Turkey 10.10 Aug/14 9.80 16.10 8.00 percent [+]
United Kingdom 6.00 Sep/14 6.00 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
United States 5.80 Oct/14 5.90 10.80 2.50 percent [+]