- 3 Aug 2021 7:07 AM
- Hungary Matters
The number is the lowest since January 2020, state secretary Sándor Bodó said.
Almost 4.7 million Hungarians are employed, while the 4% jobless rate is among lowest in the European Union, the statement said, citing Central Statistical Office data.
According to Eurostat figures, Hungary’s 77.7% employment rate in the first quarter of the year was the sixth highest in the bloc and 6 percentage points above the European average, it added.