Employment Rate in Jamaica increased to 91.60 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 90.30 percent in the second quarter of 2018. Employment Rate in Jamaica averaged 86.95 percent from 2011 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 91.60 percent in the third quarter of 2018 and a record low of 83.70 percent in the second quarter of 2013.
Employment Rate in Jamaica is expected to be 92.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Jamaica to stand at 92.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Jamaica Employment Rate is projected to trend around 94.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.