Thursday, June 15, 2006

Financial Times: Sweden's Real Jobless Rate 15%

Via Munkhammar I see that Financial Times have an article about Sweden, pointing out that the real unemployment rate is far higher than the official 5-6%. The article puts the number at 15%. This is actually a low estimate though, as many other measures based on the number of people who receives payment from the Swedish government not to work is more like 20-25%.


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