Colombia Employment Rate - Forecast

Employment Rate in Colombia is expected to be 57.58 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Colombia to stand at 57.83 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Colombia Employment Rate is projected to trend around 57.81 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Colombia Labour Last Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 9.7 9.7 9.6 9.4 9.4 9.4
Unemployed Persons 2404 2320 2300 2400 2380 2500
Population 49.29 49.69 49.69 50.1 50.1 50.6
Labor Force Participation Rate 63.6 63.67 64.5 63.78 63.79 65
Living Wage Family 1098000 1140660 1140660 1135353 1135353 1130701
Living Wage Individual 776200 778923 778923 781232 781232 779976
Wages High Skilled 2499200 2502030 2502030 2480000 2480000 2508498
Wages Low Skilled 830100 828000 828000 834000 834000 850000
Employed Persons 22331 22332 22475 22407 22441 22429
Employment Rate 57.44 57.58 57.91 57.78 57.83 57.81