Serbian employment rate up in Q1
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Serbia's registered employment rate increased by 1.6%, or 36,086 people, on an annual comparison basis in the first quarter of 2022, after growing at the same pace in the last quarter of 2021, figures released by the Belgrade-based Central Statistical Office (SORS) showed on Thursday.
The total number of employed amounted to 2,284,286 persons, data showed.
Employment in legal entities was 2.1% higher year-on-year in the first quarter.
The employment rate among entrepreneurs rose by 0.8%, the statistics agency said.
Compared to the previous quarter, the total number of employed decreased by 4,022 persons.
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