Number of unemployed people in RK reached 465.5 thousand in October 2014
Almaty. November 12. KazTAG - According to experts, comparatively with the same of period of 2013 the number of unemployed people has grown up by 68.3 thousand people or by 0.8%. The number of hired workers in this period totaled 6 mln people, which is 69.9% of the overall number of employed.
Moreover, the number of unemployed people in October 2014 made up 456.5 thousand people and the unemployment rate - 5.0%. Officially employment agencies recorded in late October 2014- 54.3 thousand people. The share of registered jobless people reached 6.0% of economically active population (October 2013 - 0.6%). As of October 1 2014 the level of hidden unemployment totaled 0.3% of economically active population.