ÚP: Unemployment fell to 3.7 %, lowest rate in EU

Published: 14.07.2021 Related countries:  South Africa South Africa

ÚP: Unemployment fell to 3.7 %, lowest rate in EU

As of June 30, 2021, the Labor Office of the Czech Republic (ÚP) registered a total of 273,302 jobseekers, which is 12,520 less than in May and 3,665 more than in June 2020. The share of unemployed persons was 3.7 %, down 0.2 pp m/m. According to Eurostat, the unemployment rate in the Czech Republic was the lowest in the entire EU in May, at 3.1 % (the Union average was 7.1 %). q