Mexico Unemployment Rate Up To 5.04% In April


Mexico recorded an unemployment rate of 5.04 percent in April, up from the 4.51 percent registered in the previous month and from the 4.86 percent registered in April of 2012.

The unemployment rate for men was higher than for women, 5.17 percent and 4.83 percent respectively.

In seasonally adjusted terms, in April, the unemployment rate rose to 5.14 percent from 5.03 percent in March.

Urban unemployment, based on the country’s 32 largest cities, increased to 6.42 percent from 5.87 percent in April of 2012 and was also up from March in seasonally adjusted terms.


Duarte Ricardo | duarte.ricardo@tradingeconomics.com
5/24/2013 2:36:00 PM