Japan Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.2 Percent in September

Japan's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.2 percent in September.

The number of unemployed persons in September 2012 was 2.75 million, a decrease of 20 thousand or 0.7% from the previous year.

The number of employed persons in September 2012 was 63.08 million, a decrease of 130 thousand or 0.2% from the previous year.

TradingEconomics.com, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
10/30/2012 9:49:19 AM