The Number of Unemployed People

Although the rising number of educated people usually comes with greater employment potential, there are still around 10,000 people who are unemployed – despite the fact that they are all university educated and willing to work in their home region.

Unemployed by education in thousands - Eastern Slovakia


2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total - Eastern Slovakia 144 142 128 116 101 93
Elementary or no education 36 29 29 31 25 28
Lower secondary education 47 50 44 34 28 25
Full secondary education 47 48 41 39 38 31
University education 14 15 13 12 10 9

Source: Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic

 

Unemployed by education in thousands in 2016 - Eastern Slovakia



Source: Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic

 

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