Monthly Employment and Unemployment Estimates
Unemployment rate estimated at 13.0%
- April 2015
02 June 2015
The provisional unemployment rate estimate for April 2015 was 13.0%, down 0.2 percentage points from the definitive estimate for March 2015.
The provisional unemployed population estimate for April 2015 was 667.8 thousand people, down 1.6% from the definitive estimate for March 2015 (less 10.7 thousand people). The provisional employed population estimate was 4,486.3 thousand people, 0.5% more than in the previous month (more 22.1 thousand people).
In these estimates, it was considered the population aged 15 to 74 and the values were seasonally adjusted.