12 July 2011 13:34

June unemployment rate made 5.3% , Kazakh Statistics Agency

ASTANA. July 12. KAZINFORM Unemployment rate in Kazakhstan made 5.3% in June, the Statistics Agency said today.

It's estimated that the number of jobless made 461,200 people, unemployment rate reached 5.3%. At the close of June 57,400 people are registered at the Labour and Social Protection Ministry. The share of the unemployed amounted to 0.7% of the economically active population (0.8%).

By estimates, the level of hidden unemployment this June made 0.4% of the gainfully occupied population.

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