18 July 2016, Monday, 15:22
UFA, 18 July 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Galina Bakhshieva/. In Ufa, officially there are more than 13.7 thousand vacant jobs claimed by about 6.6 thousand unemployed. Since the beginning of the year with the assistance of the employment services almost 10 thousand Ufa residents found jobs. Such data are reported by the City Employment Centre.
The registered unemployment rate in the capital continues to decline and is currently 1.11 percent.
The coefficient of tension in the labour market, or the ratio of the total number of unemployed to the number of announced vacancies fell by about half and equals 0.54, the Ufa Employment Service informs.
As of May 1 this year, the economically active population of Ufa was about 593,000 people.