17 November 2009, Tuesday, 15:23
author: Galya Nabieva
“The level of registered unemployment in Bashkortostan makes 1,8% of economically active population” – the deputy Prime-Minister of Government RB, Minister of labor and population social protection RB Fidus Yamaltdinov said today – “In other regions of Volga federal district this index makes 1,6-3,2%”.
Before 2008 the registered unemployment (the number of people, registered by employment services) was kept at the level of 1,5%. Since October 2008 because of the economic crisis the index started growing up and made 2% in April 2009. At present moment the situation is stable. About 39 thousand people are registered by the Republican employment services and youth makes 29%, people of pre-pension age – 7,6% and people of mature age – 43%.