Modernization of the labor policy

Unemployment rate reduced to 0.4% in Kostanay region

Kostanay06 August , 00:00

"In the first half of the year phased implementation of all directions of the Employment Roadmap allowed to reduce the number of unemployed to 1967 people, or by 0.8%. The registered unemployment rate was 0.4% at the national average of 0.7% of the economically active population," the Governor of Kostanay region said.

At the same time, he said, the average salary increased by 10% to 78,491 tenge as compared to the last year. However, it still remains one of the lowest in the country, the region ranks 12th on this indicator.