India's unemployment rate rose to 7.83% in April, shows CMIE data

The unemployment rate in urban areas was higher at 9.22 per cent compared to 8.28 per cent in March, the data released on Monday showed

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In the rural area, the unemployment rate was at 7.18 per cent in April compared to 7.29 per cent in the previous month.

The unemployment rate in the country grew to 7.83 per cent in April from 7.60 per cent in March, according to the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) data.

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First Published: May 02 2022 | 9:52 PM IST

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