CR has 2nd highest employment rate in EU – 79.8%

30. 10. 2018

CR reported the second highest employment rate in the EU for Q2 2018 – 79.8%, thus exceeding the goal set by the EU, according to which the employment rate in Member States should average 75%.

(ČIA) CR reported the second highest employment rate in the EU for Q2 2018 – 79.8%, thus exceeding the goal set by the EU, according to which the employment rate in Member States should average 75%. CR has also fulfilled the national goal for the employment of persons aged 20-64 yeas. The Czech Statistical Office (ČSÚ) has informed that the employment rate totalled 87.5% for men and 72% for women. The total average unemployment rate in Member States dropped to levels seen in 2008.