According to the methodology of the International Labor Organization (ILO), the overall number of unemployed persons in the Czech Republic fell by 1,800 to 109,300 in 4Q 2019. The number of people unemployed for one year or longer fell by 3,800 to 31,100. The general unemployment rate in the 15 to 64 age group stagnated y/y at 2.1 %. Overall employment was 21,600 persons lower at 5.30 million individuals. The number of employees reached 4,430 individuals (-5,600). The number of entrepreneurs (self-employed) fell concurrently by 15,800. This data was published by the Czech Statistical Office.
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