Swiss Jobless Rate Drops in March to 3.4%

Unemployment rate in Switzerland fell to 3.4 percent in March from 3.6 percent in February, State Secretariat For Economic Affairs said on April 8.

The seasonally adjusted rate was 3.3 percent, down from 3.4 percent in the previous month. Both the figures matched economists' forecast.

The number of unemployed persons totaled 134,905 on an unadjusted basis. This was less than the 143,325 persons unemployed a month ago., SECO
4/8/2011 11:43:54 AM