Unemployment drops by 30,000 people

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 28, 2006 14:33

Figures published by the Central Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday showed that unemployment went down in 2005 to 246.2 thousand people, representing approximately 9 percent of the work force, as compared to a level of 10.4%, 276,200, in 2004. The figures for those out of work include those not registered at unemployment offices and those looking for work independently.


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