Employment Rate in Uruguay decreased to 56.41 percent in September from 57.03 percent in August of 2018. Employment Rate in Uruguay averaged 58.34 percent from 2006 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 61.11 percent in February of 2014 and a record low of 52.62 percent in February of 2006.

Employment Rate in Uruguay is expected to be 56.69 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Rate in Uruguay to stand at 56.69 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Uruguay Employment Rate is projected to trend around 56.69 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Uruguay Employment Rate
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Uruguay Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 8.70 9.00 13.40 5.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 56.40 57.70 61.10 46.50 percent [+]
Employment Rate 56.41 57.03 61.11 52.62 percent [+]
Wages 25950.00 25290.00 25950.00 6600.96 UYU/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 298.70 297.41 298.70 33.84 Index Points [+]
Population 3.49 3.48 3.49 2.54 million [+]

Uruguay Employment Rate

In Uruguay, the employment rate measures the number of people who have a job as a percentage of the working age population. This page provides - Uruguay Employment Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Uruguay Employment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
56.41 57.03 61.11 52.62 2006 - 2018 percent Monthly

Country Last
Mexico 96.40 Sep/18
Switzerland 79.90 Jun/18
Netherlands 77.00 Jun/18
United Kingdom 75.50 Aug/18
Germany 75.40 Jun/18
France 65.90 Sep/18
Spain 64.01 Sep/18
Australia 62.20 Sep/18
Canada 61.50 Oct/18
South Korea 61.20 Oct/18
United States 60.60 Oct/18
Japan 60.50 Sep/18
Russia 60.30 Sep/18
Italy 58.80 Sep/18
Brazil 54.40 Sep/18
Turkey 47.60 Aug/18
South Africa 43.10 Sep/18
Argentina 41.90 Jun/18