Employment Rate in Puerto Rico increased to 37.30 percent in December from 37 percent in November of 2018. Employment Rate in Puerto Rico averaged 39 percent from 1990 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 44.70 percent in March of 2006 and a record low of 33.50 percent in September of 2014.
Employment Rate in Puerto Rico is expected to be 37.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Puerto Rico to stand at 37.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Puerto Rico Employment Rate is projected to trend around 37.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.