Unemployment rate has decreased by 0.9% in a year

The unemployment rate in June stood at 3.6%. The National Office for Statistics said this means that the rate has remained on a par with the previous month but still 1% less than the unemployment rate in June last year.

Last month 9,840 persons were registered as unemployed compared to 12,160 in June last year. This is a decrease of 2,328 persons this June.