Ljubljana, 18 January (STA) - The rate of registered unemployment in Slovenia stood at 11.1% in November 2010, which was 0.2 percentage points more than in the month before. There was a total of 103,831 registered unemployed persons in November, the Statistics Office said on Tuesday.
The registered unemployment rate stood at 10.4% for men (up from 10.1% in October) and at 11.9% for women (down from 12% in October).
The highest rate of 18.1% was recorded in the statistical region of Pomurje (NE).
The total active population decreased in November by 2,100, mostly in the construction sector (1,300), manufacturing (500) and sales, maintenance and repair of motor vehicles (400).