MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories –
Source: Canton of Neuchatel Switzerland – Press Release / Statement:
Headline: Unemployment rate up slightly in December 2018
As of 31 December, the number of job-seekers and unemployed workers stood at 5,737 and 3,821, respectively, slightly higher than in November. The unemployment rate thus reached 4.1% (+0.2 pt). This increase is related to unfavorable seasonal factors in this winter period. It is in line with the national trend, with a rate that now stands at 2.7% (+0.2 pt), while the Jurassic Arc has a rate of 3.8% (+0.3 pt).
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