Japan's Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.2 Percent in October


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

The number of employed persons in October 2012 was 63.21 million, an increase of 130 thousand or 0.2% from the previous year.

The number of unemployed persons in October 2012 was 2.71 million, a decrease of 180 thousand or 6.2% from the previous year.

TradingEconomics.com, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
12/11/2012 9:52:11 AM