Mexico Unemployment Rate Edges Up in April


Mexican jobless rate increased to 4.31 percent in April of 2015 from a 3-month low of 3.86 percent in March. A year earlier, unemployment was recorded at 4.84 percent.

The labour force participation rate was marginally steady at 59.2 percent from 59.3 percent in March. 95.7 percent were working, (96.1 percent in March) and more people said could work more hours (8.9 percent from 7.5 percent in March).

Upon seasonal adjustment, the unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, slightly up from 4.24 percent in March.

Mexico Unemployment Rate Edges Up in April


Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
5/28/2015 2:13:51 PM