*Data courtesy the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN)

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Unemployment is a critical indicator of the status of the economy.  A high or rising unemployment rate can be seen as an indicator of trouble in the economy.  

The Image shows the unemployment rate over the period 2016 to 2017.  Click on the ECONOMY dashboard to see the recent changes in the rate.

For the Motion Chart, click on the circle that you would like to track on the motion chart before pressing play to begin the animation. This will allow you to track the change over time.