Jamaica: LFS - Labour Force Survey

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LFS - Population in thousands
LFS - Jamaica: Unemployment rate by sex and age
LFS - Jamaica: Number of unemployed by sex and age
LFS - Jamaica: Unemployment
2018 2017
Unemployment rate (LFS)8.7%10.4%
Male unemployment rate (LFS)6.4%7.2%
Female unemployment rate (LFS)11.3%14.1%
Unemployment rate less than 25 years24.9%25.1%
Unemployment male less than 25 years21.7%19.4%
Unemployment rate female less than 25 years28.6%31.9%
Unemployed rate over 24 years5.8%7.6%
Male unemployment rate over 24 years3.7%4.8%
Female unemployment rate over 24 years8.2%10.8%
Unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years6.4%8.5%
Male unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years4.1%5.3%
Female unemployment rate from 25 to 54 years9.0%12.0%
Unemployment rate over 54 years2.9%3.4%
Male unemployment rate over 54 years2.3%3.0%
Female unemployment rate over 54 years3.9%4.1%
LFS - Jamaica: Unemployment