Almost 580 thousand citizens are registered as unemployed in Russia – 11 thousand less than a week ago. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova on Friday, October 28.
According to her, the current situation in the labor market is stable, informs RIA News. On the Jobs in Russia portal, job seekers can choose from more than 2.4 million vacancies. This figure is four times higher than the number of registered unemployed, said Golikova.
In addition, the number of employees who are idle has decreased to 83.6 thousand people. The number of citizens who work part-time or a week has decreased to 96.3 thousand people.
Earlier it became known that a significant increase in the unemployment rate in 2023 in the Ministry of Labor of Russia do not predict. Now the registered unemployment rate is 0.8, and the number of unemployed in employment centers varies around 600 thousand over the past few months.