13th Report in 2010: Unemployment of Specific Groups in the Disaster Area is Noticeably High with Generally Lower Unemployment Rate

March 11,2011



Abstract: General unemployment rate in the disaster area is only 1.9%, substantially lower than pre-quake in terms of various standards. With those unemployed expressing strong desire for jobs, the reserve of human resources is quite abundant. However, it is worth attention on higher unemployment rate of juniors and those living in prefabricated houses area.