An earlier start to the season will mean more jobs. | R.L.
Registered unemployment in the Balearics fell in January to 74,973 compared with January 2015, a drop of close to 10% represented by 8,093 fewer unemployed. Data from the national ministry for employment and social security showed today that the number unemployed in January was over 1% lower than in December, with 811 leaving the unemployment register.
By sector, services contributed the greatest number of unemployed (59,846), followed by construction with 7,485, industry (3,175) and agriculture (1,377).