The number of unemployed from 15 to 22 November increased by 0.7% and amounted to 719,4 thousands of people. About it reported in a press-service of the Ministry of labor.
According to authorities, the unemployed has increased in 61 regions. “The largest increase was observed in the Nenets Autonomous district, the republics of Buryatia, Crimea, Mordovia, Kabardino-Balkar Republic, Altai territory, Astrakhan, Omsk, Kurgan regions and the Jewish Autonomous district”, — stated in the message.
Thus in 21 regions, the unemployment rate declined to a greater extent in Sevastopol, Kemerovo, Bryansk, Leningrad, Sakhalin, Ulyanovsk, Pskov, Penza regions, the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug and Khabarovsk Krai. Not changed the number of unemployed persons in Primorsky Krai, the Republic of Ingushetia, Rostov region.
As of 22 November, the number of employees who were idle at the initiative of administration, working incomplete time, and workers who were granted leave by agreement of the parties, amounted to 124 291 people.
On 22 November, the number of vacancies declared by employers to the employment service, amounted to 1.5 million units.