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ČSÚ: Youth unemployment on the rise

The probability of unemployment for young people aged 15-34 years in the first 3 to 12 months after finishing their studies in the Czech Republic was the lowest in 2008, when it totalled 19.1%. In 2010 the probability grew to 30.8%. This stems from the data from the Czech Statistical Office (ČSÚ). The probability of unemployment for university graduates is ca. 15%. For persons with secondary education without final exams, it amounts to ca. 30%, for persons with elementary education to 80%.