RTTNews - Monday, the Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia announced that the jobless rate stood at 5.6% in the second quarter, up from 5.4% recorded in the previous quarter.

The unemployment rate for men was 5.6% in the second quarter, while unemployment rate for women was 5.5%.

The number of persons unemployed increased 3, 000 to 58, 000 in the second quarter, while the employed persons totaled 981, 000. At the same time, the labor force totaled 1.028 million.

Meanwhile, the total activity rate stood at 5.6% in the second quarter.

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