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Albania Jobless Rate Hits New Record Low in Q4, 2019
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Albania Jobless Rate Hits New Record Low in Q4, 2019

TIRANA, March 10 The official unemployment rate among people ages 15 and over fell to a new record low during the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019 11.2 percent down from 12.2 percent in Q4 2018. The official data released by the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) show that the number of employed people increased by 3.1...

Unemployment Rate Down to 11.4% in Q3, 2019
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Unemployment Rate Down to 11.4% in Q3, 2019

TIRANA, December 17 Albania’s unemployment rate dropped to 11.4 percent during the third quarter of 2019 compared to 12.2 percent in the same period of 2018. According to the data published Institute of Statistics (INSTAT), the labor force in the third quarter of 2019 amounted to 61.5 percent of the population (males 77.7percent, females 62...

Albania’s Unemployment Rate Declined to 12.4% in Q2
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Albania’s Unemployment Rate Declined to 12.4% in Q2

TIRANA, September 11 The unemployment rate of the population aged 15-64 marked a slight decline during the second quarter of 2018, thus reaching a new record low record of 12.4 percent, INSTAT confirmed. In the meantime, the youth unemployment rate reached the lowest historic level at 22.6 percent. The unemployment rate dropped by 1.5 percent...

Q1 Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level in 30 Years
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Q1 Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest Level in 30 Years

TIRANA, June 11 The Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) confirmed on Monday that the unemployment rate during the first quarter of 2018 dropped to 12.5 percent, the lowest in 30 years. Based on INSTAT’s data, the unemployment rate in March marked a 1.7 percentage point decline compared to March 2017. At the end of the first...

Unemployment Rate Continues Downward Trend
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Unemployment Rate Continues Downward Trend

TIRANA, December 13 The unemployment rate trajectory continued on a downward trajectory during the third quarter of 2017. It fell at 13.6 percent while during the same period of the previous year the unemployment rate was 14.7 percent. The Albanian Institute of Statistics confirmed that the unemployment rate remained on a downward trajectory for seven...

Unemployment Rate Falls Below 14% during Q2
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Unemployment Rate Falls Below 14% during Q2

TIRANA, September 13 Albania’s unemployment rate dipped below 12 percent. The Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) reported in the recent publication of Quarterly Labor Force Survey, Q2 – 2017 that the official unemployment rate registered during the second quarter of the year was 13.9 percent, which is the lowest level since the fourth quarter of 2012....