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225,703 jobless registered with HZZ end October

At the end of October 2016, there were 225,703 registered unemployed persons in Croatia, 6.6% more than in September, which put an end to a decrease in unemployment figures that had lasted for eight consecutive months.

HZZ: Demand for seasonal jobs on rise

A 3% rise in seasonal employment was registered in August compared to July, and demand for this type of employment also rose by 3.8%, according to figures provided by the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ).

Croatia's unemployment rate down for fifth consecutive month

The registered unemployment rate in June 2016 fell to 13.6 percent from 14.4% in May, the national statistical office said on Friday.

219,491 jobless at end of June

 At the end of June there were 219,491 people registered as unemployed in Croatia, which is 12,836 or 5.5% less than in May, according to figures released by the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ) on Monday.

Registered unemployment falls to 14.4 pct

The registered unemployment rate in May 2016 fell to 14.4 percent from 15.9% in April, the national statistical office said on Thursday.

HZZ: 232,327 jobless at end of May

nemployment is continuing to decrease in June and daily figures released by the HZZ indicate that currently 224,238 persons are registered as unemployed, which is 8,089 fewer jobless persons than at the end of May.

Croatia's employment rate in April up 1.3% month on month

Figures from the National Employment Service (HZZ) show that 254,591 job seekers were registered with the HZZ at the end of April, or 7.9% less than the previous month.

Croatia's unemployment rate in April drops to 15.9%

Croatia's unemployment rate dropped in April to 15.9%, which is 1.3 percentage points less than in March and 2.2 percentage points less on the year, indicates data released on Tuesday by the State Bureau of Statistics (DZS).

Number of registered job seekers down 8% in April m-o-m

The number of registered job seekers in Croatia at the end of April was 254,591, which was 21,815 persons or 7.9% less than in March, figures released by the National Employment Service (HZZ) on Tuesday show.

Number of employed people in Croatia in March down 0.2%

The total number of employed people in Croatia decreased in March 2016 by 0.2% to 1.334 million, the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS) said on Friday.

Unemployment in March falls to 17.2 pct

The registered unemployment rate in March 2016 was 17.2 percent, down 0.6 percentage points on the month and 2.5 pp on the year, the national statistical office said on Friday.

Unemployment drops 4.5 pct

March 2016 was the second consecutive month in which unemployment decreased month on month, having increased since August 2015.

Number of employed people in Croatia in February down 0.8%

The total number of employed people in Croatia decreased in February 2016 for the seventh month in a row, by 0.8% to HRK 1.3 million, the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS) said on Thursday.

Survey unemployment rate in Q4 2015 16.1%

Croatia's survey unemployment rate in Q4 2015 was 16.1%, which is 2.2 percentage points less than in the same quarter of 2014, when the rate stood at 18.3%, shows the latest labour force survey by the national statistical office (DZS).

Unemployment in Feb falls to 17.8 pct

The registered unemployment rate in Croatia fell to 17.8 percent in February, down 0.1 percentage points on the month and 1.8 pp on the year, the national statistical office said on Wednesday.

Fewer unemployed on the month and on the year

Compared with February 2014, there were 40,322 or 12.2% fewer unemployed at the end of February this year.

Unemployment rate of 18.5% continuation of five-month growth

The unemployment rate in Croatia increased in January for the fifth consecutive month, from 17.9% to 18.5%, the State Bureau of Statistics (DZS) reported on Tuesday.

Unemployment up for four straight months to 17.9%

The unemployment rate had been on the decline until September thanks to seasonal hiring in tourism.

Survey unemployment rate in Q3 2015 down to 15.4 pct

The number of unemployed persons in the third quarter of 2015 was 297,000, or 7,000 fewer than in the third quarter of 2014.

Employment Service figures show 285,468 unemployed in Dec 2015

At the end of December last year there were 285,468 people registered as unemployed, which is 0.3% higher or 811 people more than in November. In comparison to December 2014, that was 9.9% lower or 31,295 less people unemployed, HZZ reported.

284,657 registered unemployed at end-November

November was the third month in a row to see a monthly increase in the number of the unemployed, after the end of the peak tourist season.

Croatia hopes to achieve 66 pct employment rate by 2020, says minister

Mrsic said strengthening cross-border cooperation in employment simplified the flow of the workforce between two countries.

Croatia's unemployment rate up for second consecutive month

After six months of uninterrupted decline, mostly thanks to seasonal hiring in the tourist industry, unemployment has been on the rise again since September.

Contracts signed to finance active employment policy measures

Mrsic said that in Croatia active employment measures for groups that were more difficult to employ had changed the labour market, notably in terms of employing young people and women.

Number of employed drops by more than 15K in Sept

The number of people employed by SMEs and free-lancers dropped by 5.3% or by around 11,000 people to 200,055 in total.