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Colombia labor and unemployment statistics

posted by Adriaan Alsema
Colombia labor and unemployment statistics

Colombia has traditionally had higher unemployment rate than its neighbors. Of the 23 million members of the workforce, the government estimated that in 2013 more than 2 million were out of a job.

Colombia’s labor force

Unemployment rate

Labor participation rate

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Adriaan Alsema is the founder and editor-in-chief of Colombia Reports. Born and raised a Dutchman, Adriaan has been living in Colombia since 2008.

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