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Bosnia's registered jobless numbers down 8.2% y/y in Aug

Author Annie Tsoneva
Bosnia's registered jobless numbers down 8.2% y/y in Aug Unemployment

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), October 22 (SeeNews) - The number of registered unemployed people in Bosnia fell by 8.2% year-on-year in August, to 392,551, the country's Agency for Statistics said.

On a monthly comparison basis, the number of registered unemployed people dipped by 0.7% in August, Bosnia's statistical office said in a statement earlier this week.

Most of the registered unemployed in August, 124,500, were highly skilled and skilled people, followed by holders of high school diplomas, 112,541.

The lowest number of registered unemployed, 7,140, were people with higher education.

Bosnia, a country of some 3.3 million people, had 413,627 registered unemployed at the end of 2020.

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