The economically active population marked 26 195 thousand in May, up 1.0 percent year-on-year and the number of employed persons totaled 25 398 thousand persons in May, up 1.1 percent over a year earlier.
The labor force participation rate stood at 62.3 percent in May, down 0.2%p year-on-year.
The number of unemployed persons totaled 797 thousand people in May, down 1.2 percent year-on-year.
The non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate marked 3.0 percent in May, down 0.1%p year-on-year.
The economically inactive population totaled 15 853 thousand people in May, increasing 1.8 percent over a year earlier.