the December numbers are at their lowest level for almost four decades. The shortage of skilled personnel makes the company's problems.
The number of unemployed in the state fell to its lowest December value since 1980. The Bavaria regional Directorate informed the employment Agency. Accordingly, 256 people were looking for the year, 203 for a Job. Compared to November their number increased, however, due to weather conditions, easy to 6274 people. The unemployment rate remains at 2.7 percent. According to information of Minister of labour, Kerstin Schreyer (CSU) is the rate of an annual average of 2.9 percent.
So was the unemployment rate in Bavaria in 2018 "as low as never before". For 2019, the regional Directorate expects the positive Trend on the labour market is continuing, albeit not as strong as in the past. In fact, companies are facing currently, especially in the area of foreign economic many of the potential risks. A further obstacle: the shortage of skilled workers. Currently, the Bavarian Jobcenter recorded almost 127 000 open positions.