The number of unemployed persons in Jamaica decreased to 111800 in the third quarter of 2018 from 131100 in the second quarter of 2018. Unemployed Persons in Jamaica averaged 171753.33 from 2011 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 215100 in the second quarter of 2013 and a record low of 111800 in the third quarter of 2018.
Unemployed Persons in Jamaica is expected to be 110000.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Jamaica to stand at 112000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Jamaica Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 120000.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.