Hyd in third place in unemployment

Published on May 23, 2015 00:38:38 AM

Unemployment rate for men is the highest in Lucknow among major cities, while Patna tops the chart for women, according to the National Sample Survey. "Among class 1 cities, for males, unemployment rate in usual status (adjusted) was the highest for Lucknow (8.5 per cent) and for females it was the highest in Patna (34.6 per cent)," said the report based on employment and unemployment survey conducted in the 68th round of National Sample Survey during July 2011 to June 2012. Hyderabad was at third place with a rate of 5.9 per cent.