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Jobless total falls slightly in November

Government publishes latest employment figures

The number of people out of work in the Isle of Man fell slightly in November.

Figures from the Cabinet Office show that 277 people were registered as jobless, a fall of thirteen on the the previous month. The figure equates to an unemployment rate of 0.6 per cent. 

Vacancies in the Job Centre dropped sharply to 758 compared with 866 in October. Of the 472 full-time posts offered 15 per cent - or 69 - were classified as non-permanent.  

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