38,800 people unemployed

Podgorica, (MINA-BUSINESS) – According to Monstat, there were 318,700 active citizens in Montenegro in the last year’s fourth quarter, 87.8 percent or 279,900 of whom were employed.

In this period, 38,800 or 12.2 percent of the total number of active citizens were unemployed.

Compared with the previous quarter, the number of employed people decreased by 4.8 percent, while there were 1.3 percent fewer unemployed people.

Men accounted for 56 percent of the active population, while women accounted for 44 percent.

The survey is based on a sample of 1,880 households.