Resident job seekers decreased by 720, or 4.5%, year on year
Luxembourg unemployment at 6%in June 2017
The unemployment rate remained stable at 6% in June, according to a 25 July Statec report.
Resident job seekers decreased by 720, or 4.5%, since June 2016.
Notably, the situation has improved the outlook for vulnerable job seekers, such as those with health issues, where unemployment decreased year on year by 5.7%, as well as for unskilled workers (8.6% decrease) and those who had been registered with Adem, Luxembourg’s employment bureau, for at least 12 months.
There was a 9% increase in job vacancies year-on-year listed by employers as well, a total of 2,883 vacant posts in June 2017.