According to the Central Bureau of statistics, in September 2017, the unemployment rate in Israel has not changed in comparison with August, staying at the level of 4.1%.
In total in an active job search were 163 thousand people, it worked in September.
The basic level of unemployment (in the age group 25-64) made up in the third quarter to 3.6%, which is 0.3% lower than in the second quarter. The proportion of participants in the labour market in this category remained unchanged at 79.9% of the.
The share of workers not working full time not by choice, declined in the third quarter by 4.2% to 88 thousand people.
The highest unemployment rate in the Jerusalem district (5.2 percent). Followed by North County (4.8 percent), Haifa district (4,7%), South district (4.3%), the tel Aviv district (3.8%) and Central district (3.3 percent). The decline in unemployment was observed in all districts except for tel Aviv.