Bolivia Unemployment Rate

1999 - 2017 | Yearly | % | National Statistics Institute

Bolivia Unemployment Rate remained the same at 3.40 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number 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. Monthly Earnings of Bolivia stood at 697.54 USD in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 62.40 % in Dec 2017.

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Bolivia Unemployment Rate

What was Bolivia's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

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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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 11.80 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 11.70 Sep 2017 quarterly Jun 2014 - Sep 2017
Argentina (%) 13.10 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Jun 2020
Armenia (%) 18.10 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Australia (%) 7.00 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1978 - Oct 2020
Austria (%) 5.52 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (%) 6.94 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Bahrain (%) 4.30 2016 yearly 1991 - 2016
Bangladesh (%) 5.30 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Belarus (%) 0.20 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 2004 - Jan 2021
Belgium (%) 5.20 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Sep 2020
Bolivia (%) 3.40 2017 yearly 1999 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 15.70 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Botswana (%) 18.72 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Brazil (%) 14.20 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 2012 - Jan 2021
Brunei (%) 8.37 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 5.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Cambodia (%) 0.10 2017 yearly 2007 - 2017
Canada (%) 8.90 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1976 - Oct 2020
Chile (%) 11.60 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2009 - Oct 2020
China (%) 4.24 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) 15.77 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Sep 2020
Croatia (%) 9.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (%) 8.00 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Sep 2020
Czech Republic (%) 2.79 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Sep 2020
Denmark (%) 5.80 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2020
Ecuador (%) 4.96 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Egypt (%) 7.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Estonia (%) 7.70 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1989 - Sep 2020
European Union (%) 6.20 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2020
Finland (%) 8.20 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2020
France (%) 8.00 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1975 - Dec 2020
Georgia (%) 11.57 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Germany (%) 4.50 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Sep 2020
Ghana (%) 4.51 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Greece (%) 16.80 Aug 2020 monthly Apr 1998 - Aug 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 6.40 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1981 - Oct 2020
Hungary (%) 4.30 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
Iceland (%) 5.60 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
India (%) 7.11 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 7.07 2020 yearly 1984 - 2020
Iran (%) 10.60 Mar 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Mar 2020
Ireland (%) 7.30 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Israel (%) 4.71 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2012 - Oct 2020
Italy (%) 10.20 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1983 - Feb 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 3.50 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Japan (%) 3.00 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1953 - Sep 2020
Jordan (%) 23.00 May 2020 quarterly Feb 2000 - May 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 5.00 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Jul 2020
Kenya (%) 2.98 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
South Korea (%) 4.00 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (%) 29.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Mar 2020
Kuwait (%) 2.09 2018 yearly 1999 - 2018
Kyrgyzstan (%) 5.50 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Laos (%) 0.95 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Latvia (%) 8.00 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Lebanon (%) 11.35 2018 yearly 2004 - 2018
Lithuania (%) 10.40 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Oct 2020
Luxembourg (%) 6.28 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) 2.70 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 1996 - Jan 2021
North Macedonia (%) 16.14 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Malawi (%) 6.60 2013 yearly 2005 - 2013
Malaysia (%) 5.40 May 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - May 2020
Malta (%) 4.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Mauritius (%) 7.10 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Mexico (%) 3.26 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2020
Moldova (%) 4.22 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Mongolia (%) 7.57 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2006 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) 19.00 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Morocco (%) 12.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Mozambique (%) 3.24 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Myanmar (%) 1.79 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Nepal (%) 4.44 2020 yearly 1991 - 2020
Netherlands (%) 3.80 Mar 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2020
New Zealand (%) 4.90 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2020
Nigeria (%) 27.11 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Norway (%) 5.20 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1989 - Sep 2020
Oman (%) 2.80 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2018 - Oct 2020
Pakistan (%) 5.79 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Palestinian Territory (%) 23.40 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 7.10 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Paraguay (%) 8.16 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2020
Peru (%) 16.43 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Oct 2020
Philippines (%) 10.00 Jul 2020 quarterly Jul 1982 - Jul 2020
Poland (%) 6.10 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1990 - Oct 2020
Portugal (%) 7.50 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1998 - Oct 2020
Qatar (%) 0.10 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Romania (%) 5.70 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Feb 2021
Russia (%) 6.35 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia (%) 8.98 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
Serbia (%) 9.90 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Singapore (%) 3.60 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1987 - Sep 2020
Slovakia (%) 7.35 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Oct 2020
Slovenia (%) 5.10 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1997 - Dec 2020
South Africa (%) 32.50 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Spain (%) 16.13 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1976 - Dec 2020
Sri Lanka (%) 5.20 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2012 - Dec 2020
Sudan (%) 20.30 2010 yearly 1993 - 2010
Sweden (%) 8.91 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Oct 2020
Switzerland (%) 5.01 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2020

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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) 137.611 2026 yearly 1984 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BOB bn) 321.881 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (BOB bn) 112.451 2026 yearly 1984 - 2026
Domestic Public Debt (USD mn) 2,925.000 2014 yearly 1998 - 2014
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 4.267 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 109.9 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1994 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 732.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 9.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 311.311 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 2,105.158 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 687.114 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 591.8 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -3.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 148,377.341 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 81,923.232 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 35.713 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 26.345 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 42.668 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 173.981 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
BO: Exports: fob: Advanced Economies: South Korea (USD mn) 27.816 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1983 - Nov 2020
Exports: fob: Non Traditional: Soy (USD mn) 79.563 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Exports: fob: Argentina (USD mn) 68.546 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: fob: Brazil (USD mn) 82.296 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: fob: Colombia (USD mn) 30.740 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: fob: Peru (USD mn) 53.193 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Exports: fob: United States (USD mn) 35.464 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: cif: Argentina (USD mn) 64.653 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: cif: Brazil (USD mn) 126.423 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: cif: China (USD mn) 173.981 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: cif: Peru (USD mn) 63.233 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Imports: cif: United States (USD mn) 26.345 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
BO: Import Volume Index (2000=100) 219.197 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BO: Export Value Index (2000=100) 729.146 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
BO: Import Value Index (2000=100) 546.316 2018 yearly 1980 - 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) -40.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 11.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1988 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -281.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -1.7 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 2.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Jun 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1.127 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 13,510.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 33.0 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
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) -2.890 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -7,554.962 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
BO: BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
BO: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1997 - Jun 2020
BOP: Financial Account: Other Investment (OI) (USD mn) 608.261 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Credit (USD mn) 2,712.458 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -335.452 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account (USD mn) 11.925 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Exports (USD mn) 109.180 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Imports (USD mn) 444.633 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Primary Income (USD mn) -168.946 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Secondary Income (USD mn) 336.804 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Capital Account (USD mn) 1.150 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (USD mn) -1,067.017 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: PI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) -223.530 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 1.150 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (DI) (USD mn) 241.215 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: DI: Net Incurred Liabilities (NIL) (USD mn) -281.681 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: Net Borrowing (USD mn) -439.945 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (PI) (USD mn) -222.403 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: DI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) -40.466 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn) 2,700.532 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: PI: AFA: Debt Securities (DS) (USD mn) 76.896 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2019
BOP: Financial Account: PI: Net Incurred Liabilities (USD mn) -1.127 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: OI: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (AFA) (USD mn) 1,142.212 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Financial Account: OI: Net Incurred Liabilities (NIL) (USD mn) 533.951 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Errors & Omissions (USD mn) -453.020 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 179.519 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: FOB Exports (USD mn) 2,175.051 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
BOP: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: FOB Imports (USD mn) 1,995.532 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
International Investment Position (IIP): Net (USD mn) -7,554.962 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 16,400.163 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 23,955.125 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 10,177.940 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Transport, Storage & Communication (USD th) 68,350.620 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
Foreign Direct Investment (USD th) 550,679.352 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Crude Oil & Natural Gas Extraction & Exploration (USD th) 207,746.058 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Mining & Quarrying (USD th) 13,377.338 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Manufacturing (USD th) 154,546.479 2019 yearly 1996 - 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: Construction (USD th) 98,433.238 2017 yearly 1996 - 2017
BO: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -1,582.977 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
BO: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net (USD mn) 285.722 2019 yearly 1976 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.5 Dec 2020 monthly Aug 2014 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 11.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,304.178 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 17,081.166 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1987 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 13.6 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1988 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 10.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 2,144.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.249 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 3.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 2,457.510 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 3.2 Mar 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 22,503.929 Mar 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 39,820.5 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 18.1 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 4,401.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 4,401.366 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2014 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 1.78 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 65.30 Mar 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Mar 2020
Money Supply: M1 (BOB th) 70,291,561.949 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M3 (BOB th) 213,224,935.390 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Feb 2021
Money Supply: M4 (BOB th) 200,451,997.351 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2019
Commercial Banks: Mortgage (BOB th) 15,633,402.555 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2014 - Jun 2020
Commercial Banks: Consumer Loans (BOB th) 11,569,242.339 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2014 - Sep 2020
BO: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 1.866 2019 yearly 2010 - 2019

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