Japanese Unemployment Rate Decreases to 3.4%


Japan's jobless rate fell to 3.4 percent in March compared to 3.5 percent in February and 3.6 percent in the same month of the previous year as the number of unemployed decreased and employment rose.

The number of employed persons in March 2015 was 63.19 million, an increase of 210 thousand or 0.3% from the previous year.

The number of unemployed persons in March 2015 was 2.28 million, a decrease of 180 thousand or 7.3% from the previous year.

Japanese Unemployment Rate Decreases to 3.4%


Statistics Japan | anna@tradingeconomics.com
5/1/2015 1:00:34 AM