Japan Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 5.1%

The unemployment rate in Japan came in at a seasonally adjusted 5.1 percent in November, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on December 28

The number of unemployed persons in November 2010 was 3.18 million, a decrease of 130 thousand or 3.9% from the previous year.

The number of employed persons in November 2010 was 62.52 million, a decrease of 80 thousand or 0.1% from the previous year.

TradingEconomics.com, Statistics Japan
12/28/2010 1:37:52 PM