Mexico Unemployment Rate Up To 5.27% in January


Mexico recorded an unemployment rate of 5.27 percent, seasonally adjusted, in the first month of 2013.

The unemployment rate for men was higher than for women, 5.51 percent and 5.25 percent respectively.

Urban unemployment, based on the country's 32 largest cities, rose to 6.4% from 5.7% in January 2012 and was also up from December.
 
Unemployment among the country's economically active workforce of 51 million was 5.4% in January, compared with 4.9% a year earlier. 

Duarte Ricardo | duarte.ricardo@tradingeconomics.com
2/22/2013 4:29:31 PM