The diminution of the German unemployment does not slow down. According to published figures, on Thursday, November 2nd, by the federal Agency for the employment, number of people without activity lowered 150 000 in one year. He fell under the bar(helm) of 2,5 millions. To 2,39 million unemployed persons, Germany registers a new record since the reunification. The unemployment rate lowered 0,1, in 5,4 %.
" Very good behavior of the labor market continues ", declared, on Thursday, the manager of federal agency for the employment, Detlef Scheele. Thanks to the current vigour of the economy, the unemployment fell more strongly than expected and asks for it of workers in companies again increased. And according to mister . Scheele, even the long-term unemployed persons (more than year, according to the definition of the agency) take advantage more and more of the high demand of workforce in the country. Eighty-two thousand found an employment in 2016.
The reason of this bright spell holds the excellent health of the German economy: according to the big institutes of cyclical analysis of the country, the trajectory of growth of the country should continue even these next two years. The polls ed with the company directors show a morale set fair.
This trend should continue in 2018
According to the data of the service of the statistics of September, 44,6 million people are at present for the work in Germany. It means that 655 000 posts were created in the country in one year. This increase, specifies the federal Agency for the employment , rests only on job creations liable for the Social Security. 32,4 million people are at present holders of a regular contract of employment.
The German chamber of commerce and industry banks on a pursuit of this trend next year. Six hundred thousand jobs should be created in Germany in 2018, she announced on Tuesday, resting on his own analysis of the situation. At present, 780 000 job offers put down to the federal Agency for the employment do not find a candidate, that is 88 000 more than one year ago. The demand concerns all the sectors, in particular the logistics, the business and the care.
Be lacking qualified workers
On Tuesday, the manager of federal agency for the employment specified that the integration of the refugees on the labor market showed itself sometimes delicate. Even after the end of their German course, many have no sufficient linguistic knowledge to start a sandwich training. According to the data of the agency, 182 000 asylum seekers were officially for the unemployment at the end of October. By adding those who attend at present a classor a training in the integration, the number of asylum seekers in situation of job search amounts to 416 000.
The integration is however real: in August, 180 000 refugees had an employmen, that is 68 000 more than one year ago, specified the agency.