Jobless rate down to 17.7 per cent

Registered unemployment fell for the fourth month in a row in May to 17.67 per cent, or about 510,000 people. Bratislava region had the lowest rate at 5.5 per cent, and eastern Košice the highest at 24.4 per cent.

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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