the Unemployment rate drops further, from 7.4% in February of last year to 6.9 per cent in the same month in the year. In the number of people, it is about 17,000 fewer.
Most drops, the unemployment rate for foreign born men, from 21.0 in 18.5 percent in a year. With the differences remain large. Among the native born, unemployment is now at a low 3.7 per cent.
the labor market points to some signs that the fun may be over for this time. Fewer get jobs at the same time as more people have registered as unemployed with the mediations.
"But it is too early to say, it is the continuation of a strong labour market," says AF's chief analyst Annika Sundén, however, flying the flag for the agency's earlier forecast that points to a certain slowdown later in the year.
the layoffs sharply, nearly 6,000 more than the same month in the previous year, which is true to a large part be explained by the employment service own jättevarsel on the 4500 services.
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