Unemployment rate estimated at 10.9%
- 3rd Quarter 2010
17 November 2010
The unemployment rate estimated for the 3rd quarter of 2010 was 10.9%. This value is up 1.1 percentage points (p.p.) from the same quarter of 2009 and up 0.3 p.p. from the previous quarter. The number of unemployed was estimated to reach 609.4 thousand individuals, having increased by 11.3% from the same quarter of the previous year, and by 3.3% from the previous quarter. The number of employed decreased by 1.1%, compared with the same quarter of 2009, and by 0.6%, compared with the previous quarter.