Japan jobless rate drops

Last Updated: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 08:30 hrs

Tokyo, Dec 28 (IANS) 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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