Unemployment at 15.9% last February

In February 2021, the national unemployment rate was at 15.9%, 3.7 percentage points higher than February 2020 (12.2%), revealed DANE. This means 3,9 million people in Colombia are looking for a job. The highest figure ever registered for February. Nonetheless, this is the lowest data point for unemployment since the pandemic started last year.

Source: Portafolio