17 December 2013, Tuesday, 14:48
author: Galina Bakhshieva
Since the beginning of the year the Ufa jobs bank received information about 134.7 thousand of available jobs from employers. Currently, the capital jobs bank contains the information about 11 thousand jobs, the Ufa Employment Centre informs.
More than six thousand Ufa residents have now a status of unemployed; more than 5.3 thousand of them receive unemployment benefits.
The tension coefficient or the ratio of unemployed to the number of vacancies in the Bashkir capital is 0.61. The official unemployment rate is 1.1 percent.
Total about 6.8 thousand people are registered at Ufa Employment Service at the moment.
Since the beginning of 2013 the Employment Service employed more than 17,000 jobless Ufa residents. Nearly 1.9 thousand people were directed to free of charge retraining. Over 14.2 thousand unemployed were stricken off the register. About 13,000 Ufa townspeople were recognized as unemployed, the Ufa Employment Centre reports.