Puerto Rico Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics

22, Jul 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Puerto Rico › Change country
Economic Indicator: Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) › See all Puerto Rico indicators, › See Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

Source: Government Development Bank of Puerto Rico Latest actual data: 2015 Employment type: National definition. Consistent with U.S. definition Primary domestic currency: U.S. dollar

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) Statistics for Puerto Rico , Year 2015 - In Detail

Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Puerto Rico in year 2015 is 12 %.

This makes Puerto Rico No. 19 in world rankings according to Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) in year 2015. The world's average Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) value is 4.44 %; Puerto Rico is 7.56 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Puerto Rico was 13.90 % Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Puerto Rico in 2015 was or will be 13.67% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Puerto Rico was or will be 12.00 %, which is 0.00% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Unemployment Rate (% of Labour Force) for Puerto Rico, in other Years
Year %
  2021 11.1
  2020 11.3
  2019 11.4
  2018 11.6
  2017 11.9
  2016 12
2015 12
  2014 13.9
  2013 14.3
  2012 14.5
  2011 15.9
  2010 16.4
  2009 15.3
  2008 11.8
  2007 11.2
  2006 10.5
  2005 11.3
  2004 10.6
  2003 12
  2002 12.3
  2001 11.4
  2000 10.1
  1999 11.7
  1998 13.3
  1997 13.5
  1996 13.4
  1995 13.7
  1994 14.6
  1993 17
  1992 16.7
  1991 16
  1990 14.2
  1989 14.6
  1988 15
  1987 16.8
  1986 18.9
  1985 21.8
  1984 20.7
  1983 23.4
  1982 22.8
  1981 19.8
  1980 17.1