German jobless rate remains stable in April
The adjusted jobless rate came in at 3.9% in April, the same rate as in March.
In the corresponding month last year, the unemployment rate was 4.2%.
The number of unemployed people totaled 1.69 million in April, unchanged from the prior month. A year ago, the jobless figure was 1.81 million.
On an unadjusted basis, the unemployment rate climbed to 4.2% in April from 4.0% in March.
At the same time, the employment rate remained stable at 66.3% in April. ■