Argentina: Unemployment rate

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 Argentina

Unemployment rate, percent

 Latest value 5.7
 Reference Q4 2023
 Measure percent
 Data availability Q1 2003 - Q4 2023
 Average 9.14
 Min - Max 5.7 - 20.4
 Source National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (INDEC)
For that indicator, we provide data for Argentina from Q1 2003 to Q4 2023. The average value for Argentina during that period was 9.14 percent with a minimum of 5.7 percent in Q3 2023 and a maximum of 20.4 percent in Q1 2003. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Argentina - Unemployment rate  - recent values

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Argentina - Unemployment rate  - historical chart - 2003-2023
Measure: percent
Source: National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (INDEC)


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Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Labor force 21.42 2022 million people
 Unemployment rate 6.80 2022 percent
 Female unemployment 7.30 2022 percent
 Male unemployment 5.88 2022 percent
 Youth unemployment 18.82 2023 percent
 Labor force participation 60.77 2023 percent
 Labor force: percent female 43.08 2022 percent
 Female labor force participation 50.84 2023 percent
 Male labor force participation 71.11 2023 percent
 Self-employment 27.61 2022 percent
 Informal employment 46.40 2020 percent
 Employment 13.36 9/2023 million employed people
 Unemployment rate 5.70 Q3/2023 percent
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