Labor Force Participation Rate in Puerto Rico remained unchanged at 39.90 percent in December from 39.90 percent in November of 2019.

Labor Force Participation Rate in Puerto Rico averaged 44.72 percent from 1990 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 49.80 percent in February of 2007 and a record low of 38.50 percent in October of 2017. This page provides - Puerto Rico Labor Force Participation Rate- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Labor Force Participation Rate in Puerto Rico is expected to be 40.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Labor Force Participation Rate in Puerto Rico to stand at 41.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Puerto Rico Labor Force Participation Rate is projected to trend around 41.50 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Puerto Rico Labor Force Participation Rate

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
39.90 39.90 49.80 38.50 1990 - 2019 percent Monthly

Puerto Rico Labor Force Participation Rate
The labour force participation rate is the number of persons who are employed and unemployed but looking for a job divided by the total working-age population.

Puerto Rico Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 9.10 8.50 25.30 7.00 percent [+]
Population 3.26 3.37 3.83 2.36 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 95.00 89.00 226.00 76.00 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 39.90 39.90 49.80 38.50 percent [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 74.70 74.00 161.60 68.70 Thousand [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 894.50 882.70 1100.80 622.40 Thousand [+]
Government Payrolls 204.80 204.20 401.90 199.20 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 949.00 957.00 1301.00 929.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 36.50 36.80 44.70 33.50 percent [+]