unemployment

Croatia records biggest EU drop in unemployment y-on-y

Croatia recorded the largest decrease in the unemployment rate among EU member states in October year on year, Eurostat figures released on Thursday indicated.

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...

Eurozone unemployment falls to five-year low as economy gains ground

Unemployment in the eurozone fell to a more-than-five-year low of 10 per cent in September after jobless queues across the region shrank, data released on Thursday showed.

Croatia's September unemployment rate unchanged at 13.1%

The registered unemployment rate in Croatia remained unchanged in September at 13.1% after declining for seven months in a row, according to initial data released by the National Bureau of...

Q2 survey unemployment rate down to 12.8%

The survey unemployment rate in Croatia fell to 12.8% in the second quarter of 2016 from 15.5% in the same period of 2015, the results of a labour force survey carried out by the National Bureau...

211,800 jobless at end of Sept

At the end of September 2016, 211,827 persons were registered with the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ), down 0.7% on the month and that was the eighth consecutive month in which the number of...

Croatia records largest annual decrease in jobless rate among EU countries

Croatia recorded the largest annual decrease in the unemployment rate in August 2016 among all European Union countries, but its rate still remains among the highest in the bloc, according to...

Eurozone unemployment stays at 10.1 per cent despite rise in jobless

Unemployment in the eurozone lingered at 10.1 per cent in August - where it's stayed since April this year - despite an overall rise in the number of people out of work, new data showed Friday....

Unemployment rate down for seven straight months

Croatia's registered unemployment rate in August was 13.1%, the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ) said on Friday, adding that August was the seventh consecutive month in which unemployment fell....

Croatia among EU members with steepest unemployment decrease in July

In July 2016, Croatia was among the European Union member states with the steepest annual unemployment decline, alongside Cyprus and Spain, the EU statistical office Eurostat said on Wednesday....

Croatia's registered unemployment in July lowest since Sept 2008

Croatia's registered unemployment rate in July was 13.3%, down 0.3 percentage points on the month and 2 on the year, according to the national statistical office.

Croatia's average net salary in June 760 euros

The average net salary in June 2016 was HRK 5,686, nominally down 0.35% on the month, the national statistical office said on Tuesday.

Croatia's unemployment rate in July down m-o-m, y-o-y

At the end of July 2016, 217,089 persons were registered as jobless, down 1.1% on the month and 15.9% on the year, the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ) said on Wednesday, adding that July was the...

Croatia among EU countries with largest drops in unemployment

Croatia is among the EU countries that recorded the largest year-on-year drops in the unemployment rate in June 2016, the latest Eurostat figures show.

1 in 5 young Croats not in education, employment or training

A total of 21.8 percent of young people in Croatia, aged between 15 and 29, are not in education, employment or training, which is a considerable increase compared with 2008 and 2009 when one...