Prague unemployment rate fell to 2.1 percent in September


Unemployment in Prague fell to 2.1 percent in September, down 0.1 percentage points compared to August.

The Czech capital has the fourth-lowest unemployment rate among the regions, after those of Pardubice (at 1.9 percent) and Pilsen and South Bohemia (both at 2 percent).

The Moravian-Silesian Region has the highest rate of unemployment (at 4.6 percent) followed by the Ústí nad Labem region (at 4.5 percent).

That national unemployment rate is currently under 3 percent, the lowest level in 22 years.