Trinidad and Tobago Unemployment Rate  1991-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Unemployment Rate in Trinidad and Tobago decreased to 5.10 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 5.30 percent in the second quarter of 2017. Unemployment Rate in Trinidad and Tobago averaged 10.04 percent from 1991 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 21.10 percent in the first quarter of 1993 and a record low of 3.10 percent in the first quarter of 2014.

Trinidad and Tobago Unemployment Rate
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Trinidad and Tobago Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 5.10 5.30 21.10 3.10 percent [+]
Population 1.37 1.36 1.37 0.85 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 32.10 34.00 106.20 20.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.10 59.50 64.50 57.80 percent [+]
Employed Persons 602.00 602.90 643.50 384.60 Thousand [+]

Trinidad and Tobago Unemployment Rate

In Trinidad and Tobago, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force. This page provides the latest reported value for - Trinidad and Tobago Unemployment Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Trinidad and Tobago Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.10 5.30 21.10 3.10 1991 - 2017 percent Quarterly

unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
South Africa 27.20 Jun/18
Spain 15.30 Jun/18
Brazil 12.10 Aug/18
Turkey 10.80 Jul/18
Italy 9.70 Aug/18
Argentina 9.60 Jun/18
France 9.10 Jun/18
Euro Area 8.10 Aug/18
Saudi Arabia 6.10 Mar/18
Canada 5.90 Sep/18
Indonesia 5.13 Mar/18
Australia 5.00 Sep/18
Russia 4.50 Sep/18
South Korea 4.00 Sep/18
United Kingdom 4.00 Aug/18
China 3.83 Jun/18
Netherlands 3.70 Sep/18
United States 3.70 Sep/18
India 3.52 Dec/17
Mexico 3.50 Aug/18
Germany 3.40 Aug/18
Japan 2.40 Aug/18
Switzerland 2.40 Sep/18
Singapore 2.10 Jun/18