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Unemployment Rate and Employment Data in Paraguay

Paraguay Unemployment Data

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 7.2 % 4Q/20
Employed Persons 3454040 Person | 3.454 Million Person 4Q/20
Unemployed Persons 266902 Persons | 0.267 Million Persons 4Q/20


Latest data on Unemployment Rate (%)

Unemployment Rate
                     Paraguay - Historical Data (%)

What is Unemployment Rate in Paraguay?

  • Unemployment Rate in Paraguay decreased to 7.2 % in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 9.2 % and minimum was 5.2 %.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics and Censuses.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
7.2 4Q/20 11.03.2021
7.6 2Q/20 24.11.2020
5.7 4Q/19 25.03.2020
6.2 3Q/19 19.11.2019
7.4 2Q/19 29.10.2019
6.9 1Q/19 11.06.2019
5.9 2Q/18 29.11.2018
7.6 3Q/17 24.01.2018


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Unemployment Rate in Paraguay by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Horacio Cartes 15.08.2013 - 28.05.2018 7.3000 7.6000 9.1000 5.5000 4.11%
Federico Franco 22.06.2012 - 15.08.2013 8.3000 7.4000 8.3000 6.5000 -10.84%
Fernando Lugo 15.08.2008 - 22.06.2012 9.1000 9.2000 9.2000 5.7000 1.10%


Latest data on Employed Persons (Person)

Employed Persons
                     Paraguay - Historical Data (Person)

How many employed persons are in Paraguay?

  • Number of Employed Persons in Paraguay increased to 3454040 Person (3.454 Million Person) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 3466761 Person and minimum was 945026 Person.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics and Censuses.

Historical Data (Person) by years

Data
Period
Date
3454040 4Q/20 11.03.2021
3133613 2Q/20 24.11.2020
3466761 4Q/19 28.04.2020
3378074 3Q/19 19.11.2019
3291091 2Q/19 29.10.2019
3407247 1Q/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Person)

Employed Persons in Paraguay by presidents

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


Latest data on Unemployed Persons (Persons)

Unemployed Persons
                     Paraguay - Historical Data (Persons)

How many Unemployed Persons are in Paraguay?

  • Number of Unemployed Persons in Paraguay decreased to 266902 Persons (0.267 Million Persons) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum rate was 294697 Persons and minimum was 60451 Persons.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics and Censuses.

Historical Data (Persons) by years

Data
Period
Date
266902 4Q/20 11.03.2021
256882 2Q/20 24.11.2020
224266 3Q/19 19.11.2019
264683 2Q/19 29.10.2019
252735 1Q/19 04.07.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (Persons)

Unemployed Persons in Paraguay by presidents

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

Other labor indicators in Paraguay

Index Updated Actual Previous
Minimum Wages Mar/21 333.211 USD/Month 333.211
Living Wage Individual 2018 225.611 USD/Month 225.611
Wages High Skilled 2018 722.612 USD/Month 687.613
Wages Low Skilled  2018 398.303 USD/Month 394.896

Unemployment Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Mar/21 14.2 % 15.9
Panama 2019 7.1 % 6
Puerto Rico Mar/21 7.4 % 7.7
Honduras 2019 5.7 % 5.7
Brazil Feb/21 14.4 % 14.2
Chile Mar/21 12.1 % 10.3
Paraguay 4Q/20 7.2 % 8.2
Argentina 4Q/20 11 % 11.7
Canada Apr/21 8.1 % 7.5
Ecuador 4Q/20 6.1 % 8.6
Mexico Mar/21 3.9 % 4.4
Peru Mar/21 15.3 % 14.5
United States Apr/21 6.1 % 6
Uruguay Mar/21 9.7 % 11.1
Jamaica 4Q/20 10.7 % 12.6
Suriname 2020 11.2 % 7.4
Venezuela Dec/18 6.4 % 7.3
Belize 2019 7.7 % 9.4
Cameroon 2019 3.4 % 3.4
Cape Verde 2020 12.3 % 11.3
Cuba 2019 1.2 % 1.7
Dominican Republic 4Q/20 7.4 % 7.1
El Salvador 2019 6.3 % 6.4
Guyana 2019 11.9 % 11.9
Haiti 2019 13.5 % 13.5
Nicaragua 2Q/20 5.4 % 4.8
Trinidad and Tobago 1Q/19 4 % 3.5