Slovakia's unemployment rate dropped slightly by 0.01 percentage points month-on-month to 12.33 percent in July, the Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Office (ÚPSVaR) announced on Thursday, August 19, as reported by the TASR newswire.
A total of 375,608 job-seekers were registered at job centres in July, TASR wrote. The average length of time that unemployed people were registered at labour offices reached 13.45 months in July, a year-on-year increase of 2.56 months.
Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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20. Aug 2010 at 10:00