As of March 31, 2021, the Labor Office of the Czech Republic (ÚP)
registered a total of 306,616 job seekers, which is 4,847 fewer than
in February and 80,938 more than a year ago. The share of
unemployed persons fell m/m to 4.2 % from 4.3 %. In March 2020,
unemployment reached 3 %. Minister of Labor and Social Affairs
Jana Maláčová (ČSSD) stated that this year's March unemployment
rate is the second lowest in the EU.