In October, 418,000 Swedes were unemployed, which represents an unemployment rate of 7.6%.
The Swedish statistical agency Statistics Sweden changed its calculation method so the October figures can’t be compared with the corresponding month last year.
Just over 5 million Swedes are currently in the workforce, according to October figures.
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