Unemployment is over 235 thousand people in the AM, no second quarter 2016, IBGE points

O number 238 thousand unemployed was the worst result ever achieved by the Amazon.
18/08/2016 10h25 - Updated 19/08/2016 08h58
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Unemployment in the Amazon reached, in the second half of this year, to mark 13,5%, or equivalent 238 thousand people. According to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, compared to the same period of 2015, the percentage of unemployment increased 5,4%.

Indicators are for the months of April, May and June of this year and for the people 14 years or older. In the metropolitan region of Manaus (RMM), the unemployment rate was 16,2% no second quarter. This represents an increase of 0,6% in the previous quarter. Thereby, the number of unemployed persons increased to 198.000.

According to the IBGE, the unemployment rate (11,3% no Brasil) rose in all major regions in Q2 2016 over the same period 2015.

O number 238 thousand unemployed was the worst result ever achieved in the Amazon Pnad, which began to be held in the State 2012. The first quarter of 2016 It was the worst result in the number of unemployed persons, with 221 thousand people jobless.

Source: AM POST Writing

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