Over the past eight years, Puerto Rico has lost 23.2% of its jobs.
23.2% job loss
2006
50,000 new jobs promised
49,204 fewer jobs exist
January 2013
October 2014

There were 1,030,603 jobs in PR when ‘Commonwealth’ party Governor Garcia Padilla took office at the beginning of January 2013.

He promised 50,000 more jobs by the end of June. Instead, there are now 981399 jobs, or 49,204 fewer jobs.

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