Unemployment in Latvia

At the end of May this year, the registered unemployment rate in Latvia reached 7.6 percent of the economically active population.

At the end of May 2021, there were 68,765 people registered with the State Employment Agency as jobless.

At the end of May, the lowest registered unemployment rate was still in Riga region – 5.7 percent. The highest registered unemployment rate remained in Latgale region – 15.9 percent.

The unemployment rate registered in Zemgale reached 7.1 percent of the economically active population at the end of the month, the unemployment rate registered in Vidzeme reached 7.4 percent at the end of the month, and the unemployment rate in Kurzeme was 7.8 percent of the economically active population at the end of the month.

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *