Costa Rica Employment Rate  2010-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Employment Rate in Costa Rica increased to 54.31 percent in the second quarter of 2017 from 54 percent in the first quarter of 2017. Employment Rate in Costa Rica averaged 55.03 percent from 2010 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 57.79 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 and a record low of 51.16 percent in the second quarter of 2011.

Costa Rica Employment Rate
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Costa Rica Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.50 9.10 10.91 8.30 percent [+]
Unemployed Persons 193126.00 207047.00 236728.00 38708.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 4968.51 4968.51 4968.51 7.53 Index Points [+]
Population 4.91 4.85 4.91 1.33 Million [+]
Living Wage Family 824420.00 832862.90 971708.00 824420.00 CRC/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 787190.90 800494.20 972533.40 787190.90 CRC/Month [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.40 59.50 63.70 56.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 2079840.00 2060757.00 2088282.00 1765039.00 [+]
Employment Rate 54.31 54.00 57.79 51.16 percent [+]
Wages 614269.00 617217.00 792836.00 357554.00 CRC/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 699200.00 700000.00 702000.00 699200.00 CRC/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 285000.00 290000.00 295000.00 285000.00 CRC/Month [+]


Costa Rica Employment Rate

In Costa Rica, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Costa Rica Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Costa Rica Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
54.31 54.00 57.79 51.16 2010 - 2017 percent Quarterly
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