601,673 unemployed in Romania in late August 2009
The ANOFM president said that the city with the highest unemployment rate was Vaslui, with 12.5%. The smallest unemployment rate has been recorded in the Ilfov county, 1.8%.
Bian took part in the presentation of the project ‘The analysis of the qualified labor force deficit in the construction sector.’
The unemployment rate in January stood at 4.9%.
The month of August 2009 was the 13th consecutive month when the unemployment rate went up. The ANOFM president said that the unemployment rate in Romania went up at a slower pace than in other EU member states.