Monthly Unemployment November

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 6.1% in November. Down slightly from October, while 2016's figure stood at 7.5%. This represents little change from October according to the Central Statistics Office and a drop of -1.4% on an yearly basis. The number of people unemployed was 138,100.

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for November 2017 was 6.1%, down from the revised rate of 6.3% in October 2017 and down from 7.5% in November 2016. The seasonally adjusted number of persons unemployed was 138,100 in November 2017, down from 141,500 when compared to the October 2017 figure and a decrease of 29,000 when compared to November 2016.