Mexican Unemployment Edges Up Slightly


Mexican jobless rate increased to 4.55 percent in October of 2015 from 4.5 percent in September, above market expectations. A year earlier, unemployment was higher at 4.78 percent.

The jobless rate for women went up by 0.36 p.p. to 4.98 percent and for men it fell to 4.29 percent from 4.42 percent.

The labour force participation rate went up to 60.1 percent in October from 59.5 percent in the previous month. 95.6 percent were working (up from 95.5 percent in September) while 8.2 percent  said could work more hours (8.5 percent in September). 

Mexican Unemployment Edges Up Slightly


Yekaterina Guchshina | yekaterina@tradingeconomics.com
11/27/2015 2:13:43 PM