Croatian unemployment rate flat in February


Image by Victoria Labadie /

Croatia's registered unemployment rate stood at 7.8% in February, unchanged from January, the Central Statistical Bureau (Crostat) said on Friday.

There were 130,453 unemployed people registered with labor offices in Croatia, down 0.4% month-on-month and 19.7% fewer year-on-year, the Zagreb-based agency said.

Meanwhile, according to the report, there were 1,545,407 employed people in the Adriatic country in February.

Data also showed that Croatia's average net monthly wage totaled HRK 7,378 (EUR 975) in January, unchanged on the year in real terms, after falling 1.4% in December.

On a monthly comparison basis, the average net monthly wage rose by a real 1% in January, after a decline by 0.7% in December.

The average gross monthly salary amounted to HRK 9,982 (EUR 1,317) in January, up by a real 1.2% m/m and higher by 0.8% on the year. 


MNB Int'l Reserves Rise EUR 633 mln in November MNB

MNB Int'l Reserves Rise EUR 633 mln in November

MPs Approve Tax Changes Parliament

MPs Approve Tax Changes

Number of Job Adverts up Minimally HR

Number of Job Adverts up Minimally

Tourism Nights Down 0.2% y.o.y. in October Tourism

Tourism Nights Down 0.2% y.o.y. in October


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.