How Japan’s Unemployment Rate Dropped Even As 280,000 People Lost Their Jobs

How Japan’s Unemployment Rate Dropped Even As 280,000 People Lost Their Jobs (ZeroHedge, May 29, 2015):

Yesterday Japan amazed everyone when it reported that its unemployment rate had dropped yet again, this time to 3.3%, the lowest since April 1997. The paradox is that while the number of Japan’s unemployed dropped by 20,000, the number of those employed plunged by 280,000! Or as Goldman calls, it “growth in jobholders looks to have peaked amid a lack of recovery momentum in the economy”

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