STEPANAKERT, February 6. /ARKA/. Nagorno-Karabakh Republic had 2,861 jobseekers in early January 2014, of which 2,754 were women, the republic's labor and social affairs ministry reports on its official website.
According to the report, 2,567 people or 89.7% of jobless people have the unemployed status.
The number of unemployed people in Nagorno-Karabakh Republic reduced by 291, compared with early January a year earlier. Of 2,567 registered unemployed people, 408 receive unemployment benefit.
Some 189 people have got jobs in Nagorno Karabakh since the beginning of this year, 172 of them unemployed. Of the employed people, 80.4% were women – their number was less by 12 people in Jan 2014 than a year before. -0---