The German unemployment rate remained the same in June, Destat reported on Thursday.
The Labor Force Survey showed that the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7 percent in June.
On an unadjusted basis, the unemployment rate rose slightly to 3.7 percent from 3.6 percent a month ago.
After adjusting for seasonal and irregular effects, such as a sharp fall due to weather conditions or a strike, the number of unemployed was 1.58 million, up slightly from 1.2% in May.
The number of seasonally adjusted employed increased significantly in June by 78,000 people or +0.2 per cent compared to the previous month.
In the second quarter, employment increased by 75,000 or 0.2 percent compared to the previous quarter.
The Federal Employment Agency will release its July unemployment data today. The unemployment rate is forecast to fall from 5.9 percent in June to 5.8 percent.
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