Unemployment rate in Slovakia at historical minimum in MayStaff Writer | June 21, 2017
The unemployment rate in Slovakia stood at 7.35 percent in May, down by 0.39 percentage points from the previous month and by 2.1 percentage points year-on-year.
Europe The Slovak labor office
The total number of job seekers stood at 236,934 in May, falling by 11,819 from April and by 65,330 from May 2016.
Among Slovakia's 79 districts, the unemployment rate was down in 77 districts in May.
The Slovak labor office registered the highest unemployment rate in the district of Rimavska Sobota (23.31 percent) in central Slovakia, while the lowest rate was posted in the district of Piestany (2.4 percent) in Western Slovakia. ■