Jobless total down by fifth y/y despite seasonal spike in October

Ljubljana, 4 November - After Slovenia recorded its lowest registered jobless total since independence in September, the figure rose by 1.8% in October to 52,991, which is still 20.5% below the figure recorded by the Employment Service a year ago. The monthly spike is mainly due to youth registering as unemployed after their student status expired.

The number of jobless up in October as young people registered after their student status expired.
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