The number of unemployed people decreased slightly to 3.68 million in June from 3.7 million in May. Year-on-year, unemployment fell 9.8 percent.
There were 869 thousand people officially registered as unemployed in June, 36,000 less than in the previous month. In May, the number fell by 88 thousand.
Average wages rose 9.6 percent year-on-year to 33563 roubles in June, following a 9.9 percent increase in the previous month. Real wages increased 1.7 percent while real disposable income fell 2.9 percent.