All posts tagged "labor force participation"
Puerto Rico Labor Secretary: Employment Still at Best Level in 5 Years
Unemployment Rose 0.2% in November, Stands at 7.9%
- Posted December 20, 2019
Puerto Rico fiscal board holds hearing on ease-of-doing-business reforms
Says incentives are not enough
- Posted September 26, 2019
Labor Participation Rate Rises 1.1% for July, Estimated at 40.5%
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Labor Department said Friday that the labor-force participation rate for July stood at 40.5%, reflecting a 1.1% increase when compared with July 2015. Secretary Vance Thomas said the survey showed that...
- Posted August 19, 2016
April Unemployment Rate Pegged at 11.7%
SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Labor Secretary Vance Thomas announced Friday that the unemployment rate for April stood as 11.7%. “Data from the recent employment and unemployment survey show that the adjusted unemployment rate for April 2016...
- Posted May 20, 2016
February Unemployment Rate Pegged at 11.7%
Some 10,000 More People Employed than in February 2015
- Posted March 25, 2016