Unemployment Rate in Uruguay increased to 8.4 percent in June of 2022 from 8.1 percent in the previous month. The labor participation rate edged up to 61.8 percent from 61.70 percent in May and the employment rate stood at 56.70 percent. source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Uruguay

Unemployment Rate in Uruguay averaged 7.99 percent from 2006 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 13.40 percent in January of 2006 and a record low of 5.40 percent in December of 2010. This page provides - Uruguay Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Uruguay Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2022.

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Uruguay Unemployment Rate

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2022-06-30 05:30 PM May 8.1% 7.7% 7.6%
2022-07-29 05:30 PM Jun 8.4% 8.1% 7.4%
2022-08-30 05:30 PM Jul 8.4% 8.9%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Unemployment Rate 8.40 8.10 percent Jun 2022
Employed Persons 56.70 57.80 percent Feb 2020
Employment Rate 56.70 56.70 percent Jun 2022
Wages in Manufacturing 390.31 389.81 points Jun 2022
Population 3.54 3.53 million Dec 2021
Labor Force Participation Rate 61.80 61.70 percent Jun 2022

Uruguay Unemployment Rate
In Uruguay, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.40 8.10 13.40 5.40 2006 - 2022 percent Monthly