Polish registered unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in September

by   CIJ News iDesk III
2021-10-06   10:20

Registered unemployment rate in September this year. fell by 0.2 percentage points to 5.6%, said the Minister of Family and Social Policy, Marlena Maląg. In September 2020, the unemployment rate was 6.1%.

"The registered unemployment rate amounted to 5.6% at the end of September this year, according to the estimates of the Ministry of Family and Social Policy. Last month, 936,000 unemployed people were registered in labor offices," Maląg said during a press conference.

As previously reported by the Central Statistical Office (GUS), the unemployment rate registered at the end of August this year. amounted to 5.8%, which means it remained unchanged compared to July this year. The number of registered unemployed at the end of August 2021 amounted to 960.8 thousand. against 974,900 a month earlier and compared to 1,028,000 a year ago.

Source: GUS and ISBnews