Bulgaria's unemployment rate falls in June
Image by Victoria Labadie / Shutterstock.com
Bulgaria's registered unemployment rate fell by 0.3 percentage points (pp) in June, reaching its lowest level to date 4.2%, the Employment Agency said on Friday cited by news portal SeeNews.
In annual terms, the jobless rate declined by 1 pp in June, the government agency said in a press release.
As many as 22,060 people registered as unemployed last month, an increase of 1,519 compared to June last year.
At the end of June, there were 138,799 registered unemployed in Bulgaria overall - 8,678 fewer compared to May and 18.7% fewer than in June 2021.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.