Workforce in Bogota
A Scalable, Skilled Work Force
A young, skilled, 4.6 million strong workforce in Bogota ensures the scalability of any operation. The city’s 128 institutions of higher education enroll over 759,000 students and graduate over 158 thousand professionals and technicians per year. In addition, Colombia has one of the most flexible labor regimes in Latin America.
Number of Higher Education Students in Bogota (2009 - 2017)
Source: National Ministry of Education, SNIES
Number of Graduates from Higher Education Institutions in Bogota (2009 - 2017)
Source: National Ministry of Education, Labor Observatory for Education.
Among university students, Business Administration, Engineering, Social Sciences and Humans, are some of the most popular fields of study.
Bogota Higher Education Graduates by Field of Study (2007- 2017)
According to the Global Competitiveness Report 2017 - 2018’s World Economic Forum report, Colombia’s labor Market is one of the most efficient in Latin America.
Labor Market Efficiency* (2017 - 2018)
Updated (mm/dd/yyyy): 10.01.2018