Colombia December Urban Unemployment Rate Rises to 10.4%

Colombia’s urban jobless rate rose to 10.4 percent in December, the national statistics agency said in Bogota.

Economists had estimated unemployment would be 10.3 percent, according to the median forecast of 15 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.

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