Brasilia – DBA
Posted on: Thursday 9 July 2020 – 9:06 pm | Last update: Thursday, July 9, 2020 – 9:06 PM
The Bloomberg News indicated that the number of requests registered in the last month decreased by 32 percent from the previous month, while it rose by 28.4 percent during June of last year.
At the same time, the total number of applications for unemployment benefit during the first six months of this year amounted to 3.59 million applications, an increase of 14.8 percent over the same period last year.
The state of São Paulo registered the largest number of requests for unemployment benefit among the Brazilian states during the past month, amounting to 19,066.