Jobless rate at 3 percent

The unemployment rate in the Czech Republic dropped to 3 percent in March 2019 from 3.2 percent in the previous month, according to data released by the Labour Office on Monday.

It is the lowest jobless rate since last November, with the number of unemployed persons decreasing by 14,000 from the previous month to 227,000.

The drop is attributed to the renewal of seasonal work and meets market expectations.