Japan's Unemployment Rate At 3.6% in January


Japan's seasonally adjusted unemployment was reported at 3.6 percent in January, lower than 3.7 percent reported in the same month of 2013 as the number of employed persons increased.

The number of employed persons in January 2015 was 63.09 million, an increase of 470 thousand or 0.8% from the previous year.

The number of unemployed persons in January 2015 was 2.31 million, a decrease of 70 thousand or 2.9% from the previous year.

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Anna Fedec | anna@tradingeconomics.com
2/27/2015 12:28:08 AM