State Statistics: Ukrainian unemployed number down 12%
14.09.2017 09:17 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this year Sept 1, the number of Ukrainian registered unemployed totaled 321,000 (down 44,000 or 12%) against last year similar, , Ukrinform says referring to the Ukrainian State Statistics Service report.
Thus, the number of people employed with the assistance of the State Employment Service has grown to 537,000 (by 40,000 or 8% against last year similar). At the same time, 43% of them were employed before granting the status of the unemployed.
In meanwhile, as of this year Sept 1, the number of job offerings, submitted by employers to the Service, boosted by 43%, to 77,000.
Also, there were 45,500 job offerings from other sources within the Service database.