Unemployment rate continues to grow, but not such fast rates, as earlier. According to the regional center of employment, in the Nikolaev area in January looked for work through employment services 4 373 persons, in February - 3 167, in May - 2 540, in June - 2 448 people.
Reduction of number of competitors of work took place in 19 basic centers, the exception was made by the Lenin, Factory, Central, South Ukrainian and Ochakov basic centers of employment.
As of July in area 19 139 unemployed from whom 14 456 received the help with unemployment are registered.
Actual there are 1 464 vacancies. The quantity of available vacancies was reduced against the last year's period by 60% (for their July 1, 2008 was 3 622).
Most of all vacancies is for workers - 42,9%; 38,7% - for employees; 18,4% - for persons who have no profession, for workers of agriculture - only 340 vacancies.