The seasonally adjusted general unemployment rate of 15 to 64-year-olds increased by 0.8 pp y/y to 2.8% in August 2020. The Czech Statistical Office informed that it reached 2.7% for men and 2.8% for women. Employment decreased by 0.8 pp to 74.4%, for men it was 81.3% and for women 67.2%.The economic activity rate reached 76.5% (-0.2 pp). August 2020 was completely standard in terms of the main indicators of the Czech labor market, people worked the same number of hours as in August 2019.
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