Continues downward trend in unemployment

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According to the State Statistical Office, in the second quarter of 2015, the active population in Macedonia is 956,174 persons, out of which 699 578 were employed 256 596 people were unemployed.


The activity rate in this period is 57.0, the employment rate is 41.7, whereas the unemployment rate is 26.8.

New data released by the State Statistical Office show decrease in unemployment. In the first quarter of this year, unemployment was 27.3 percents.

In comparison to the second quarter of last year, the unemployment was 28.2 percents.