The number of unemployed persons in Puerto Rico increased to 93 Thousand in December of 2018 from 81 Thousand in November of 2018. Unemployed Persons in Puerto Rico averaged 162.81 Thousand from 1990 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 226 Thousand in August of 1993 and a record low of 81 Thousand in November of 2018.
Unemployed Persons in Puerto Rico is expected to be 87.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in Puerto Rico to stand at 80.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Puerto Rico Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 90.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.