The number of jobseekers registered at Adem, Luxembourg’s employment bureau, has dropped by 1,442 people, or 8.7%, over one year.
As of 31 January 2019, the number of those registered through Adem and seeking employment totalled 15,157.
According to a statement released by Adem on 20 February, “the drop is particularly beneficial for jobseekers under the age of 30 (-15.1%).
The same month saw 12.2% less posts reported by employers, but the agency stipulates that “this decrease comes after a sustained increase in the declarations during the months of October to December 2018”.
When it comes to beneficiaries of employment services, special measures and training through Adem are on the rise (up 8.9% and 7.5%, respectively), while other measures were decreasing.