Liechtenstein - Youth unemployment increases - September 30, 2016

The situation on the labour market worsened for youth in August compared to July, but overall the unemployment rate remained virtually unchanged. Job vacancies increased sharply in comparison to August 2015. By the end of August, 435 unemployed people had registered with the Labour Market Service (AMS FL). The unemployment rate in August 2016 (2.2%) remained unchanged compared to July. Youth unemployment increased in August by 19 people – or 35.8% – to 72 people between the ages of 15 and 24 compared to the previous month to reach 3.1%.

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