Employment Rate in Colombia increased to 57.50 percent in June from 56.41 percent in May of 2019. Employment Rate in Colombia averaged 55.34 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 61.41 percent in October of 2015 and a record low of 48.97 percent in January of 2007.

Employment Rate in Colombia is expected to be 56.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Colombia to stand at 56.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Colombia Employment Rate is projected to trend around 57.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Colombia Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.40 10.50 17.87 7.30 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 2356.91 2610.69 3408.44 1791.64 Thousand [+]
Population 49.83 49.29 49.83 16.01 Million [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.50 63.10 66.90 56.90 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1095100.00 1065500.00 1095100.00 1042100.00 COP/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 782100.00 746500.00 782100.00 730000.00 COP/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 2598000.00 2503700.00 2598000.00 2470000.00 COP/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 899500.00 833200.00 899500.00 825400.00 COP/Month [+]
Employed Persons 22618.08 22164.21 23098.02 15188.95 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 57.50 56.41 61.41 48.97 percent [+]


Colombia Employment Rate

In Colombia, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Colombia Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Colombia Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
57.50 56.41 61.41 48.97 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
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Country Last Previous
Mexico 96.43 Jun/19
Switzerland 79.90 Mar/19
Netherlands 77.70 Mar/19
Germany 76.30 Mar/19
United Kingdom 76.10 May/19
France 66.00 Jun/19
Spain 64.49 Jun/19
Australia 62.60 Jul/19
Canada 61.90 Jul/19
South Korea 61.50 Jul/19
Japan 60.80 Jun/19
United States 60.70 Jul/19
Russia 59.40 Jun/19
Italy 59.20 Jun/19
Brazil 54.60 Jun/19
India 46.80 Dec/18
Turkey 45.40 May/19
South Africa 42.44 Jun/19
Argentina 42.30 Mar/19


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