30 January 2013, Wednesday, 14:30

Two vacancies are available per each unemployed Ufa resident

author: Galina Bakhshieva

In comparison with the beginning of 2013, available vacancies decreased approximately by five thousand by the end of January in Ufa. Now there are about 15 thousand jobs available in the Bashkir capital, Ufa Employment Service informs.

Now 7600 people are registered in Ufa Employment Centre, more than 7000 of which are unemployed. Nearly 6300 from them receive job seeking allowance.

Official rate of unemployment in Ufa is 1,27 percent. The intensity factor, or the ratio of unoccupied people to number of jobs available makes now 0,51.

In total from the beginning of year the Ufa Employment Service employed more than 500 of people. Even 180 Ufa townspeople more were directed to the free of charge retraining to the careers demanded in the labour market.