Unemployment rate down 28,100 since September 2014

Youth joblessness stands at 20.6 per cent

30th September, 2015

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for September was 9.4 per cent, down from last month’s rate of 9.5 per cent and down from 10.9 per cent a year ago. The number unemployed was 205,300 down 800 from August and down 28,100 from the same month last year.

The unemployment rate for youth aged 15-24 was 20.6 per cent down from 20.7 per cent in August.

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