Macroeconomy/Finance

Unemployment rises to 8.1% in Bolivia

Bolivia’s unemployment rate rose to 8.1% in May of this year, an increase of about 3.6% from late 2019, when it was 4.8%, according to the National Institute of Statistics (INE). It is equivalent to 122,000 people who would lose a source of employment due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Source: El Deber