Over the first quarter 2009 9999 persons applied to the Committees for Labor, Employment and Social Security of Mogilev Regional and District Administrations, which makes 226 persons fewer than over the same period 2008. 4719 persons found full-time jobs. According to the Committee for Labor, Employment and Social Security of Mogilev Regional Administration, that is 1000 persons fewer than in the first quarter of 2008.
The officially registered unemployment rate made 1,1%. It shrank by 0,2% the level of April,1 2008 and increased by 0,1% the indices of February 2009. There is a certain speed up in applicants retraining, and paid public work arranging. 1172 persons were sent to have a retraining course and 2098 persons were involved in paid public work.