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Unemployment Rate In India
Chhattisgarh has been ranked first among states with the lowest unemployment rate in the country
According to the latest data released by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), Chhattisgarh has registered an unemployment rate of 0.6 per cent this March, which is the lowest so far
Haryana has the highest unemployment rate at 26.7 per cent
Rajasthan and Jammu and Kashmir at 25 per cent each
Jharkhand at 14.5 per cent
Employment in the country has increased by 22 per cent in the past seven years since 2013-14, as per the survey reports of labour bureau, Union Labour Minister Bhupender Yadav told Parliament.
The minister also told the House that according to the Periodic Labour Force Survey (PLFS), unemployment among the graduate level job seekers of 15 to 40 years of age has come down.