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Registered unemployed figure drops 11% in March

The number of registered unemployed dropped in March by 3,178 to 42,783, or to a seasonal adjusted 40,079, which is 11 per cent below the respective 2015 figure, the statistical service said.

The drop in the number of registered unemployed in March is mainly due to a drop in the number of jobless people in the construction industry and services sector, whose number dropped by 1,153 and 785 respectively compared to March 2015, Cystat said in a statement on its website on Wednesday. The number of jobless in manufacturing, public administration and transport fell by 636,634 and 346 respectively while that in the financial services fell by 334.

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