Number of jobseekers falls 8,300 in June

Figures

Image by Victoria Labadie / Shutterstock.com

The number of registered jobseekers in Hungary reached 265,497 in June, 8,287 fewer than in the previous month, data released by the National Employment Service (NFSZ) show.

The number of registered jobseekers was 110,793 lower than in the same month a year earlier.

The data showed 3,349 Hungarians registered as jobseekers for the first time during the month. The total number of new jobseeker registrations, including repeat registrations, reached 27,748. 

Around 47% of registered jobseekers received no jobseekers' allowance or social assistance in June.

About 35% had been seeking work for longer than a year.

The average period jobseekers were registered stood at 440 days.

ADVERTISEMENT

Almost half of Hungarians get fringe benefits, survey shows Analysis

Almost half of Hungarians get fringe benefits, survey shows

Operative corps for economic recovery decides on further mea... Government

Operative corps for economic recovery decides on further mea...

Healthcare Roadshow Highlights Innovation, Screening Awarene... Interview

Healthcare Roadshow Highlights Innovation, Screening Awarene...

Zsa Zsa Gabor's ashes buried in Budapest City

Zsa Zsa Gabor's ashes buried in Budapest

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.