Colombia May Urban Unemployment Rate Was 11.9%

Colombia’s urban jobless rate rose to 11.9 percent in May, the national statistics agency said in Bogota.

Economists had estimated unemployment would be 11 percent, according to the median forecast of 18 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.

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