Russia Unemployment Rate at 5.3%


The jobless rate in Russia was recorded at 5.3 percent in August of 2015, the same as in July, remaining one of the lowest in Europe.

There were 4067 thousand unemployed persons in August, slightly unchanged from 4069 thousand in July but up from 3664 thousand a year ago.

Average nominal wages increased 4.4 percent year-on-year to 31870 RUB while real wages keep falling by 9.8 percent.

Russia Unemployment Rate at 5.3%


Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
9/17/2015 2:40:37 PM