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Unemployment rate decreases

The unemployment rate decreased to 7.2% in October last year. 
 
This was included in the October 2019 labour force survey by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN).  
 
That means the employed labour force went up by 2.4%. 
 
Clerks had the largest increase in employment - 109,400 people - with women leading the pack.


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