Unemployment rate drops in BiH | 2019-07-19

Unemployment rate drops in BiH

18th July, 2019 09:42:01 printer

SARAJEVO: The unemployment rate in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) stood at 15.7 percent in the first half of 2019, down 2.7 percentage points from that for the same period last year, according to data from the Labor Force Survey in 2019, released Wednesday by BiH Agency for Statistics.

The BiH Agency for Statistics published preliminary data of this survey, which was conducted in mid-April, fourteen times, on a sample of 10,789 households, of which 5,969 were selected in the Federation of BiH, 3,750 in Republika Srpska and 1,070 in Brcko District of BiH, according to Sarajevo Times, reports Xinhua.