Slight increase in unemployment

16 more on the register

Unemployment in the Isle of Man rose slightly last month.

According to data released by government, there were 16 more people on the register at the end of December, compared to the start of it.

The figure of 335 was significantly down on December 2016, though, when 579 people were out of work and looking for a job.

Last month's was the lowest December jobless total since 2003. 

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