Japan jobless rate drops

Japan's unemployment rate dropped to 4.1 percent in November from October, government data showed Friday.

Updated: Dec 28, 2012, 18:09 PM IST

Tokyo: Japan's unemployment rate dropped to 4.1 percent in November from October, government data showed Friday.

The result was almost in line with analysts' forecasts, reported Xinhua.

Separate data showed the nation's job vacancy was flat. The ratio of employment offers to seekers stayed at 0.80 in November from October, meaning every 100 job seekers vie for 80 positions.

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