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Iran's Q1 Unemployment Rate at 8.8%

A total of 2,291,604 Iranians were unemployed in Q1, such that men’s unemployment stood at 7.5% while the rate for women hovered around 15.6%. Over 1.62 million men and 669,346 women of ages 15 and above were jobless in Q1
Iran's Q1 Unemployment Rate at 8.8%
Iran's Q1 Unemployment Rate at 8.8%

Iran’s unemployment rate, the proportion of jobless population of ages 15 and above, stood at 8.8% in the first quarter of the current Iranian year (March 21-June 21), indicating a 1% decline compared with the same period of last year. 
According to the latest report by the Statistical Center of Iran, a total of 2,291,604 Iranians were unemployed in Q1, such that men’s unemployment stood at 7.5% while the rate for women hovered around 15.6%. Over 1.62 million men and 669,346 women of ages 15 and above were jobless in Q1.   
The unemployment rate was 9.6% for urban areas (1.87 million people) and 6.4% for rural areas (416,220 people)...

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