Russia Unemployment Rate Up to 6.0 Percent in January


Russia unemployment rate was reported at 6.0 percent of the economically active population according to a report by the Rosstat.

Russia's unemployment rate increased 0.7 percentage points in January of 2013 from 5.3 in December of 2012 and decreased 0.6 percentage points from 6.6 percent in January of 2012.

The January unemployment rate is the highest since the 6.5 percent rate recorded in March of 2012.

 


Rosstat | Nuno Fontes | nuno@tradingeconomics.com
2/19/2013 12:49:08 PM