Rosstat: unemployment decreased to 4.5%
OREANDA-NEWS. On Thursday (on June 20) Rosstat published materials according to which unemployment rate in Russia decreased to 4.5%. 3.4 million people are more senior than 15 years are not employed.
The list of leaders with the lowest indicator of unemployment was headed by St. Petersburg and Moscow. Also the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Area became the region with the smallest level of not employed people.
According to Irina Perova's statement – the expert of the All-Russian Research Institute of work, at the moment 71% of working hours belong to human labor input, and to automated – 29%. According to forecasts by 2025 these indicators can change up to 48 and 52% respectively.