Record high unemployment rate holds steady
on 01/11/2012 20:35:14
On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Live Register fell by 1,000 in October - bringing that total to 434,200.
The CSO said that the number of people under 25 who are on the dole has fallen by 10% in the year to October - but it also reports that there were 33,269 new registrants on the Live Register last month.
Austin Hughes is Chief Economist with KBC Bank: