Number of Unemployed Rose in September

2020. október 29.

MTI-Hungary Today

Hungary’s three-month rolling average jobless rate reached 4.4 percent in September, edging down 0.2 of a percentage point from the previous month, but still 0.9 of a percentage point over the rate a year earlier because of the coronavirus crisis, data released by the Central Statistical Office (KSH) on Thursday show. In absolute terms, the number of jobless rose 37,000 from August and 57,000 from the same month a year earlier.