OSLO, April 30 (Reuters) - Statistics Norway (SSB) issued
the following economic indicator on Tuesday:
(Seasonally adjusted three-month moving average jobless rate
in percent and number of unemployed in the labour force survey)
Jan-March Dec-Feb Jan 2012-March 2012
Unemployment (pct) 3.5 3.6 3.2
Unemployed 95,000 97,000 86,000
Work force* 2.694 2.689 2.667
Number of employees* 2.599 2.592 2.583
NOTES - The median forecast from a Reuters survey of ten
analysts saw the January-March figure steady at 3.6 percent.
(*) Numbers in millions. Statistics Norway's labour force
survey asks people if they are out of work, generally producing
a higher figure than registered unemployed.
(Reporting by Oslo newsroom)
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