Table2changeinopenunemploymentratesinselectedcountries

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Unformatted text preview: livia 4.60% 4.10% 1.80% 1.80% 1.80% Brazil 5.40% 5.20% ‐0.05% 0.00% 1.80% Chile 5.10% 4.20% 0.01% ‐1.45% 1.60% Colombia 8.20% 3.70% 0.85% ‐1.00% 2.70% Costa Rica 6.77% 4.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Dominican Republic 8.50% 5.20% 4.80% 2.57% 1.80% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% Ecuador 1.90% 2.50% 2.70% 0.80% 1.00% ‐2.30% ‐2.30% ‐2.30% El Salvador 4.20% 2.00% 4.00% 2.65% 2.50% 0.40% 0.40% 0.40% Guatemala 5.70% 2.80% 5.00% 3.13% 3.00% 0.80% 0.80% 0.80% Guyana 5.50% 4.80% 3.50% 4.00% 4.50% 4.00% 4.00% 4.00% Haiti 3.50% 3.00% 4.00% 3.80% 2.50% 3.80% 3.80% 3.80% Honduras 6.30% 3.10% 4.75% 3.96% 2.00% 0.60% 0.60% 0.60% Jamaica 1.20% 0.90% 3.10% 0.80% ‐1.00% 0.80% 0.80% 0.80% Mexico 3.20% 2.00% 3.60% 1.12% ‐0.30% ‐2.82% ‐5.00% ‐1.50% Nicaragua 3.50% 2.20% 4.50% 1.51% 1.50% 0.20% 0.20% 0.20% Panama 11.50% 7.80% 7.10% 3.27% 7.80% 0.80% 0.80% 0.80% Paraguay 6.80% 4.20% 3.80% 3.01% 2.00% ‐0.10% ‐0.10% ‐0.10% Peru 9.00% 8.50% 6.10% 5.19% 6.00% 4.01% 1.80% 6.20% Trinidad and Tobago 5.50% 6.20% 7.10% 6.60% 4.50% 6.60% 6.60% 6.60% Uruguay 7.40% 4.67% 3.80% 2.81% 2.50% 1.40% 1.40% 1.40% Venezuela, RB 8.40% 5.30% 4.24% 0.98% ‐2.00% ‐0.24% ‐4.10% 3.80% LAC 5.79% 4.48% 4.38% 2.18% 0.98% ‐0.63% ‐2.10% 1.19% Notes: (*) Source World Bank, World Development Indicators; (**) Source: World Bank Global Economic Forecasts, 2008 and 2009. The GEP 2009 forecasts were made in November 2008; (***) Consensus Forecast as of March 16th; For the countries in which there was no Consensus Forecast estimate, the World Bank Forecast as of March 2009 was used; For the countries which Consensus Forecast did not report a minimum or a maximum value, the average reported value was used for both the optimistic and the pessimistic scenario. 79 2007* Argentina Bolivia Brazil Chile Colombia Costa Rica Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Jamaica Mexico Nicaragua Panama Paraguay Peru Trinidad and Tobago Uruguay Venezuela, RB LAC 2008* Table A5.2 Per Capita GDP Growth WB GDP WB GDP Growth Growth Forecast Forecasts 2009** 2009 ** (from (from WB IMF Forecasts WB GEP GEP 2009 2008) 2009) 3.72% 0.55% ‐0.93% 2.41% 1.80% 2.21% 3.26% 1.61% 0.59% 3.98% 2.44% 1.20% 3.53% 1.40% 0.76% 3.41% 2.44% ‐0.44% LAC Consensus Forecasts*** Mean ‐1.62% 0.05% ‐1.24% ‐0.96% ‐0.37% ‐1.42% Pessimistic ‐4.70% 0.05% ‐1.19% ‐2.41% ‐2.20% ‐1.42% Opptimistic 1.15% 0.05% 0.59% 0.61% 1.46% ‐1.42% 7.64% 2.77% 4.16% 4.07% 6.21% 4.79% 5.60% 2.31% 3.95% 3.18% 2.44% 2.52% 6.97% 0.85% 2.82% 3.15% 5.47% 1.42% 4.46% 1.67% 2.25% 2.86% 9.44% 4.60% 7.78% 3.72% 1.44% 0.65% 0.34% 4.87% 1.23% 1.31% 0.53% 0.97% 0.88% 6.09% 2.42% 7.30% 3.32% 1.64% 2.62% 2.49% 3.57% 2.21% 2.94% 2.72% 2.56% 3.15% 5.40% 2.03% 4.92% 1.13% ‐0.24% 1.29% 0.66% 4.07% 2.02% 2.16% 0.43% 0.10% 0.21% 1.63% 1.25% 4.02% 0.36% ‐0.04% 1.14% 0.53% 4.57% 0.73% 0.23% ‐1.36% ‐1.30% 0.19% 6.09% 0.26% 4.82% ‐1.41% ‐3.31% ‐0.93% ‐1.61% 4.07% 2.02% ‐1.14% 0.43% ‐3.79% ‐1.09% ‐0.80% ‐1.81% 2.85% ‐1.41% ‐3.31% ‐0.93% ‐1.61% 4.07% 2.02% ‐1.14% 0.43% ‐5.96% ‐1.09% ‐0.80% ‐1.81% 0.67% ‐1.41% ‐3....
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