Unemployment rate falls to 4.88 pc in October
The national unemployment rate was of 4.88% at the end of October 2015, down by 0.01% as compared to September, and by 0.52% yoy, the National Employment Agency (ANOFM) informs.
The highest levels of unemployment were recorded in: Teleorman (10.97%), Mehedinti (10.95%), Vaslui (10.45%), Buzau (9.49%), Dolj (8.93%), Galati (8.87%) and Olt (7.83%), while Ilfov has the lowest unemployment level, 1.28%.
In Bucharest, the unemployment rate decreased by 0.01%, and in Satu Mare it remained stable at 3.63%.
The data provided by ANOFM show that in October there were 137,058 unemployed people living in urban areas, while 297,510 lived in rural areas.