The unemployment rate in Argentina came at 6.9 percent in the second quarter of 2022, moderately improving from the previous quarter’s 7.0 percent. It was the lowest jobless rate since the third quarter of 2015 (5.9 percent), with the total employment rate increasing from 43.6 percent in the previous quarter to 44.6 percent, up from 42.9 percent in Q2 of 2021. Employment rates in trade and construction increased notably from 7.8 percent to 8.5 percent and 3.6 percent to 4.0 percent, respectively. source: Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INDEC)
Unemployment Rate in Argentina averaged 9.47 percent from 2002 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 20.80 percent in the fourth quarter of 2002 and a record low of 5.90 percent in the third quarter of 2015. This page provides - Argentina Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Argentina Unemployment Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2022.
Unemployment Rate in Argentina is expected to be 7.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Argentina Unemployment Rate is projected to trend around 8.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.