Chile’s unemployment rate falls to 7.7% in February-April quarter

The decrease in unemployment, according to the National Statistics Institute (INE), was mainly driven by the increase of workers in sectors such as commerce (11.2%), accommodation and food service (31.5%), and health activities (16.1%).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In the February-April quarter, unemployment in Chile dropped to 7.7%, a decrease of 2.5 percentage points (pp) compared to the same period last year, INE reported on May 30.

The decrease in unemployment, according to the National Statistics Institute (INE . . .

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