Unemployment figures drop to their lowest since September 2008 – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views
January 24, 2018

Unemployment figures drop to their lowest since September 2008

New figures just released by the Central Statistics Office reveal that the Live Register is now at its lowest since September 2008.

Current, seasonally adjusted figures show a monthly decrease of 2,400 last month, to a total of 246,900. This figure represents a 14.7% on the same month last year.

Official figures reveal that unemployment rate now stands at 6%, its lowest level since June 2008.

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