Labor Force Participation

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April 1, 2022

Mexico | Employed Mexican migrants falled 20% in the pandemic, but they are 3.2% up now

At the beginning of the pandemic, the jobs of Mexican migrants in the US contracted by 20%, but they are already 3.2% above pre-pandemic levels. However, the labor participation rate is at 66%, lower than pre-pandemic levels (68%); and the unemployment rate at 4.3%, above the average in 2019 (3.5%).

February 3, 2022

Colombia | Unemployment rate, employment and labor force continued to decline

In December, the national unemployment rate was 11.0% and the urban unemployment rate was 11.6%, lower by 2.4 and 4.0 percentage points, respectively, than in December 2020, but higher than in December 2019.