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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Mexico

Mexico Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 2.8 % Dec/22
Employed Persons 57440440 Person | 57.44 Million Person 3Q/22
Employment Rate  97.24 % Dec/22
Unemployed Persons 2040030 Persons | 2.04 Million Persons 3Q/22


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Mexico - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Mexico?

  • Unemployment Rate in Mexico remained unchanged at 2.8 % in December 2022. The maximum rate was 6.42 % and minimum was 2.22 %.
  • Data published Monthly by National Institute of Statistics and Geography.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.8 Dec/22 26.01.2023
2.8 Nov/22 28.12.2022
3.3 Oct/22 29.11.2022
3.3 Sep/22 27.10.2022
3.5 Aug/22 27.09.2022
3.4 Jul/22 30.08.2022
3.3 Jun/22 28.07.2022
3.3 May/22 28.06.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Mexico by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Enrique Peña 01.12.2012 - 01.12.2018 4.4000 3.4000 5.4700 2.9000 -22.73%
Felipe Calderón 01.12.2006 - 01.12.2012 3.3200 5.0500 6.4200 3.1100 52.11%
Vicente Fox 01.12.2000 - 01.12.2006 3.4100 3.5000 4.0600 2.2200 2.64%
Ernesto Zedillo 01.12.1994 - 01.12.2000 3.6200 3.9700 3.9700 2.2200 9.67%
Carlos Salinas 01.12.1988 - 01.12.1994 4.3000 3.9700 4.3000 3.7200 -7.67%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Person)

Employed Persons
                     Mexico - Historical Data (Person)

How many employed persons are in Mexico?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Mexico increased to 57440440 Person (57.44 Million Person) in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 55683448 Person and minimum was 37970852 Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute of Statistics and Geography.

Historical Data (Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
57440440 3Q/22 26.11.2022
57420676 2Q/22 25.08.2022
56079124 1Q/22 28.05.2022
56611212 4Q/21 19.02.2022
55836232 3Q/21 18.01.2022
55242748 2Q/21 21.08.2021
52973272 1Q/21 22.05.2021
53331428 4Q/20 20.02.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (Person)

Employed Persons in Mexico by presidents

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


Latest data on Employment Rate  (%)

Employment Rate 
                     Mexico - Historical Data (%)

What is Employment Rate in Mexico?

  • Employment Rate in Mexico increased to 97.24 % in December 2022. The maximum rate was 97.23 % and minimum was 93.58 %.
  • Data published Monthly by National Institute of Statistics and Geography.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
97.24 Dec/22 26.01.2023
97.15 Nov/22 28.12.2022
96.7 Oct/22 03.12.2022
96.66 Sep/22 27.10.2022
96.47 Aug/22 27.09.2022
96.57 Jul/22 03.09.2022
96.65 Jun/22 28.07.2022
96.73 May/22 28.06.2022


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Employment Rate  in Mexico by presidents

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Mexico - Historical Data (Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Mexico?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Mexico increased to 2040030 Persons (2.04 Million Persons) in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum rate was 3012574 Persons and minimum was 915418 Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by National Institute of Statistics and Geography.

Historical Data (Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
2040030 3Q/22 26.11.2022
1917742 2Q/22 25.08.2022
2006191 1Q/22 28.05.2022
2150582 4Q/21 19.02.2022
2471216 3Q/21 18.01.2022
2425506 2Q/21 21.08.2021
2411863 1Q/21 22.05.2021
2549487 4Q/20 20.02.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Mexico by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Mexico

Index Updated Actual Previous
Retirement Age Men 2022 65 65
Wages Oct/22 536.487 USD/Month 537.605
Labor Force Participation Rate Dec/22 59.69 % 60.81
Living Wage Individual 2018 187.522 USD/Month 179.274

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Nov/22 9.5 % 9.7
Panama 2021 14.5 % 18.5
Puerto Rico Dec/22 6 % 6.2
Honduras 2021 8.6 % 10.9
Brazil Nov/22 8.1 % 8.3
Chile Nov/22 7.9 % 8
Paraguay 2Q/22 6.7 % 8.5
Argentina 3Q/22 7.1 % 6.9
Canada Dec/22 5 % 5.1
Ecuador 3Q/22 4.7 % 5.3
Mexico Dec/22 2.8 % 2.8
Peru Dec/22 7.1 % 7.6
United States Dec/22 3.5 % 3.6
Uruguay Dec/22 7.9 % 7.8
Jamaica 3Q/22 6.6 % 6
Suriname 2021 10.1 % 9.8
Venezuela Dec/18 6.4 % 7.3
Belize 2021 10.2 % 13.7
Cameroon 2021 3.9 % 3.8
Cape Verde 2021 14.5 % 14.5
Cuba 2021 2.8 % 2.6
Dominican Republic 3Q/22 4.8 % 5.2
El Salvador 2021 7.2 % 6.9
Guyana 2021 14.5 % 15.4
Haiti 2021 15.7 % 15.5
Nicaragua 2Q/22 3.1 % 3.8
Trinidad and Tobago 3Q/22 5.4 % 4.5