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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % 1Q/23
Employment Rate  60.4 % 1Q/23


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Dominican Republic - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Dominican Republic?

  • Unemployment Rate in Dominican Republic increased to 5.2 % in the first quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 19.7 % and minimum was 3.2 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
5.2 1Q/23 14.07.2023
4.8 4Q/22 20.03.2023
4.8 3Q/22 19.01.2023
5.2 2Q/22 12.10.2022
7.6 2Q/21 25.10.2021
8 1Q/21 27.07.2021
7.4 4Q/20 07.05.2021
7.1 3Q/20 03.03.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Dominican Republic by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Dominican Republic - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Dominican Republic?

  • Employment Rate in Dominican Republic decreased to 60.4 % in the first quarter of 2023. The maximum rate was 61.5 % and minimum was 45 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
60.4 1Q/23 14.07.2023
60.6 4Q/22 20.03.2023
59.2 3Q/22 19.01.2023
59.9 2Q/22 12.10.2022
59.4 1Q/22 11.08.2022
56.8 1Q/21 27.07.2021
56.6 4Q/20 07.05.2021
55.4 3Q/20 03.03.2021


Historical Chart by QoQ presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Dominican Republic by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End

Other labor indicators in Dominican Republic

Index Updated Actual Previous
Labor Force Participation Rate 1Q/23 63.7 % 63.6

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Aug/23 9.28 % 9.57
Panama 2022 8.8 % 10.3
Puerto Rico Aug/23 6.1 % 6.8
Honduras 2022 8.7 % 8.6
Brazil Aug/23 7.8 % 7.9
Chile Aug/23 9 % 8.77
Paraguay 1Q/23 6.5 % 5.7
Argentina 2Q/23 6.2 % 6.9
Canada Sep/23 5.5 % 5.5
Ecuador 2Q/23 3.8 % 3.2
Mexico Aug/23 3 % 3.1
Peru Aug/23 6.6 % 6.3
United States Sep/23 3.8 % 3.8
Uruguay Aug/23 8.2 % 7.8
Jamaica 2Q/23 4.5 % 6.6
Suriname 2022 8.6 % 9.1
Venezuela Dec/18 6.4 % 7.3
Belize 2022 5 % 10.2
Cameroon 2022 4 % 4.1
Cape Verde 2022 13.6 % 13.9
Cuba 2021 2.8 % 2.6
Dominican Republic 1Q/23 5.2 % 4.8
El Salvador 2022 5 % 7.2
Guyana 2021 14.5 % 15.4
Haiti 2022 14.8 % 15
Nicaragua 2Q/23 3.3 % 3.3
Trinidad and Tobago 1Q/23 4.9 % 4.7