Colombia Unemployed Persons  Forecast


Unemployed Persons in Colombia is expected to be 2200.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Colombia to stand at 2200.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Colombia Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 2000.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Colombia Labour Last Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 9.1 9.7 9.4 9.6 10.2 9.4
Unemployed Persons 2254 2200 2100 2300 2200 2000
Population 48.75 48.9 49.7 50.3 49.6 51.5
Living Wage Family 1388415 1353781 1345259 1350406 1347298 1348480
Living Wage Individual 1167808 1122424 1084650 1113103 1091671 1101598
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.5 64.35 63.88 63.75 63.61 65
Wages High Skilled 2575100 2549828 2547804 2546136 2544763 2539463
Wages Low Skilled 800000 816730 816732 816733 816733 816733
Employed Persons 22518 22441 22292 22321 22262 22020
Employment Rate 58.61 58.13 57.65 57.54 57.29 56.14