Japanese Unemplyment Rate Rises to 5.1%

Japan's unemployment rate worsened slightly in October, as industrial production slipped and household spending was down, Statistics Bureau said on November 30.
TradingEconomics.com, Statistics Japan 12/6/2010 12:46:34 PM

The number of employed persons in October 2010 was 62.86 million, an increase of 150 thousand or 0.2% from the previous year.

The number of unemployed persons in October 2010 was 3.34 million, a decrease of 100 thousand or 2.9% from the previous year.


Japanese Unemplyment Rate Rises to 5.1%