Bolivia Unemployment Rate

1999 - 2017 | Yearly | % | National Statistics Institute

Key information about Bolivia Unemployment Rate

  • Bolivia Unemployment Rate remained the same at 3.40% in Dec 2017, from the previously reported figure of 3.40% in Dec 2016.
  • Bolivia Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1999 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 3.51%.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 5.48% in Dec 2002 and a record low of 2.31% in Dec 2012.
  • The data is reported by reported by National Statistics Institute.
  • In the latest reports, Bolivia Population reached 11.67 million people in Dec 2020.


View Bolivia's Unemployment Rate from 1999 to 2017 in the chart:

Bolivia Unemployment Rate

What was Bolivia's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

Bolivia Unemployment Rate remained the same at 3.40% in Dec 2017, from the previously reported figure of 3.40% in Dec 2016. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3.40 2017 3.40 2016 2.31 2012 5.48 2002 % yearly 1999 - 2017

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Argentina (%) 7.00 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1990 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) 14.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Australia (%) 3.50 Jun 2022 monthly Feb 1978 - Jun 2022
Austria (%) 4.27 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 5.94 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Bahrain (%) 4.30 2016 yearly 1991 - 2016
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.20 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 2004 - Jun 2022
Belgium (%) 5.50 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Jun 2022
Bolivia (%) 3.40 2017 yearly 1999 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 17.41 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Botswana (%) 24.72 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Brazil (%) 9.30 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2012 - Jun 2022
Brunei (%) 7.65 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Bulgaria (%) 4.90 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (%) 2.40 2020 yearly 2020 - 2020
Canada (%) 4.90 Jul 2022 monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2022
Chile (%) 7.81 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2009 - Jun 2022
China (%) 5.50 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Jun 2022
Colombia (%) 12.12 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2021 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 7.10 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 5.10 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Czech Republic (%) 2.49 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Jun 2022
Denmark (%) 5.10 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (%) 4.05 Jun 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Jun 2022
Egypt (%) 7.20 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Estonia (%) 5.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1997 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 6.00 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Finland (%) 6.80 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1988 - Jun 2022
France (%) 7.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1975 - Mar 2022
Georgia (%) 20.62 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Germany (%) 2.80 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Jun 2022
Ghana (%) 4.70 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Greece (%) 12.50 May 2022 monthly Apr 1998 - May 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 4.70 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 1981 - Jun 2022
Hungary (%) 3.40 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Iceland (%) 3.40 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2022
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 6.49 2021 yearly 1984 - 2021
Iran (%) 8.90 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2021
Ireland (%) 4.80 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Israel (%) 3.31 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2012 - Jun 2022
Italy (%) 8.12 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1983 - Jun 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 2.60 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1953 - Jun 2022
Jordan (%) 22.80 Feb 2022 quarterly Feb 2000 - Feb 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 4.90 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 2.80 May 2022 monthly Jun 1999 - May 2022
Kosovo (%) 25.80 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2021
Kuwait (%) 2.09 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.80 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 6.50 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
Lebanon (%) 29.56 2021 yearly 2004 - 2021
Lithuania (%) 5.80 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - Jun 2022
Luxembourg (%) 4.66 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1995 - Jun 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) 3.70 Jun 2022 monthly Sep 1996 - Jun 2022
North Macedonia (%) 14.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2022
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 3.80 May 2022 monthly Jan 2010 - May 2022
Malta (%) 3.22 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 3.33 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2005 - Jun 2022
Moldova (%) 3.01 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (%) 8.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 2006 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 16.80 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) 11.20 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2022
Mozambique (%) 3.98 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.10 Jul 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jul 2021
New Zealand (%) 3.30 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 1986 - Jun 2022
Nigeria (%) 33.28 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 3.20 May 2022 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2022
Oman (%) 2.10 May 2022 monthly Mar 2018 - May 2022
Pakistan (%) 6.30 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 25.40 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Panama (%) 11.30 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Paraguay (%) 8.47 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2017 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) 6.78 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2001 - Jun 2022
Philippines (%) 5.70 Apr 2022 quarterly Jul 1982 - Apr 2022
Poland (%) 4.90 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2022
Portugal (%) 7.20 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1998 - Jan 2021
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 5.30 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2004 - Jun 2022
Russia (%) 4.25 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 6.01 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2012 - Mar 2022
Serbia (%) 10.60 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Singapore (%) 2.10 Jun 2022 monthly Mar 2020 - Jun 2022
Slovakia (%) 6.28 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2022
Slovenia (%) 4.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1997 - Mar 2022
South Africa (%) 34.50 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) 12.48 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 1976 - Jun 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 4.30 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2012 - Mar 2022
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Switzerland (%) 4.56 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.0 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,406.115 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 7,367.478 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 18.3 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 8,960.7 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 27.2 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BOB bn) 143.080 2027 yearly 1984 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BOB bn) 350.691 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (BOB bn) 120.202 2027 yearly 1984 - 2027
General Government: Revenue: Current (BOB mn) 77,570.126 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Domestic Public Debt (USD mn) 2,925.000 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) -0.414 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 148.1 Jun 2022 monthly Oct 1994 - Jun 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,263.9 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 37.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 9.134 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,364.646 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 807.351 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,115.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 44.5 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Jun 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 189,863.792 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 139,897.860 2021 yearly 1995 - 2021
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 27.236 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 59.716 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Jun 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 67.069 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 158.204 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: Traditional: Hydrocarbons: Natural Gas (USD mn) 253.490 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: Argentina (USD mn) 200.318 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: United States (USD mn) 27.236 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: Brazil (USD mn) 139.869 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: Colombia (USD mn) 120.072 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Exports: fob: Peru (USD mn) 75.682 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Imports: cif: Peru (USD mn) 101.143 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Imports: cif: Argentina (USD mn) 79.344 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Imports: cif: United States (USD mn) 59.716 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Imports: cif: Brazil (USD mn) 164.932 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Imports: cif: China (USD mn) 158.204 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 21.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 274.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 167.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 53.702 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -0.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 53.862 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1977 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 14,470.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 38.8 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -2.273 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -7,461.512 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
BOP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 3,616.595 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Primary Income (USD mn) -320.333 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: Net Borrowing (USD mn) -118.412 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (USD mn) -280.165 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: FOB Imports (USD mn) 2,344.519 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: DI: Net Incurred Liabilities (NIL) (USD mn) 167.391 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: OI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) 337.364 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 3,342.236 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Secondary Income (USD mn) 304.408 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) -146.400 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -393.777 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Exports (USD mn) 185.187 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: PI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) 60.815 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: OI: Net Incurred Liabilities (NIL) (USD mn) 34.953 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 696.262 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 1.150 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) 7.113 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Capital Account (USD mn) 1.005 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Imports (USD mn) 591.165 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: PI: AFA: Debt Securities (DS) (USD mn) -40.114 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2021
BOP: Current Account (USD mn) 274.359 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -405.978 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.145 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 302.412 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: FOB Exports (USD mn) 3,040.781 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: DI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) 20.991 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
BOP: Financial Account: PI: Net Incurred Liabilities (USD mn) 53.702 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -7,266.003 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 17,843.406 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 25,109.410 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: Crude Oil & Natural Gas Extraction & Exploration (USD th) 185,982.605 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Transport, Storage & Communication (USD th) 68,350.620 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Construction (USD th) 98,433.238 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: Manufacturing (USD th) 381,848.587 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Mining & Quarrying (USD th) 295,979.199 2021 yearly 1996 - 2021
BO: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,126.816 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
BO: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net (USD mn) -490.302 2021 yearly 1976 - 2021
BO: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 1,126.574 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
BO: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 1,175.622 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
BO: External Debt: Debt Outstanding, Debt Ration and Debt Service (DOD): Stocks:... (USD mn) 15,421.072 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
BO: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn) 14,261.434 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
BO: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Short-Term (USD mn) 577.437 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.9 Jun 2022 monthly Aug 2014 - Jun 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2010 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,617.129 May 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 18,238.815 May 2022 monthly Dec 1987 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 7.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 1988 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 10.0 May 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 1,424.8 Jun 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Jun 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 4.078 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 1.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,513.673 Jun 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - Jun 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 25,931.304 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 6.7 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2015 - Dec 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 43,404.8 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 10.2 Feb 2022 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2022
Household Debt (USD mn) 4,768.4 Jun 2022 quarterly Jun 1999 - Jun 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 4,768.428 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 9.04 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2015 - Jun 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 71.36 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2021
Money Supply: M4 (BOB th) 200,451,997.351 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2019
Money Supply: M3 (BOB th) 226,677,947.244 May 2022 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2022
Commercial Banks: Mortgage (BOB th) 17,487,993.204 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2022
Commercial Banks: Consumer Loans (BOB th) 12,579,013.919 Jun 2022 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2022
BO: Domestic Credit: Net (BOB mn) 275,159.850 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020

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