Jamaica Youth Unemployment Rate - Forecast

Youth Unemployment Rate in Jamaica is expected to be 25.35 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Youth Unemployment Rate in Jamaica to stand at 25.35 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Jamaica Youth Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 25.35 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Jamaica Youth Unemployment Rate
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Jamaica Labour Last Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 10.4 12.5 11.7 11.7 11.7 12
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.3 25.35 25.35 25.35 25.35 25.35
Population 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
Unemployed Persons 140900
Employed Persons 1206800