Rus News Journal

Minzdravsotsrazvitija Russia: unemployment in the country is reduced

For the first time for the crisis period registered unemployment in Russia became below 2 million and has made 1 977 077 persons, Tatyana Golikova has informed yesterday to journalists the Minister of health and social development.

She has commented that during the period from June, 2 till June, 9th, 2010 number of the unemployed registered in bodies of a placement service, has decreased for 1,68 percent, or on 33 737 persons. for comparison: during the similar period of 2009 decrease in number of the unemployed made 0,5 percent - has added the minister.

As a whole for accounting week the quantity of the unemployed has decreased in 81 region. The most essential decrease has occurred in Chukchi, Jamalo - Nenets autonomous regions, the Magadan area, the Kamchatka edge. Growth of the unemployed is fixed in republics Karachaevo - Circassian and Tyva.

From the beginning of October, 2008 in total under reductions have duly got 1 million 156 thousand 529 persons, from them 353 615 persons, including 200 635 - in the former organisations have been employed.

Those who works incomplete time or is in administrative holidays, 876 833 persons (one week earlier them was more than 903 thousand) now are. The most numerous group are at whom the working day or week are reduced, - more than 732 thousand persons.

Still two weeks ago representatives minzdravsotsrazvitija predicted that in short terms unemployment becomes below a two-million threshold and further will gradually decrease. It is connected as with some revival of economy, and the seasonal factor when agricultural, building and other works become more active. The part of the unemployed for the summer prefers to be struck off the register and easy to be engaged in the affairs, for example, to work on a kitchen garden.

And here as to the latent unemployment - those who works incomplete time or is in holiday on own here experts of sharp decrease do not promise.