(CIANEWS) - The share of employed persons in the Czech Republic decreased by 0.1 pp year-on-year to 75.5 % in December 2022. The employment rate was 81.7 % for men, 69.0 % for women. The Czech Statistical Office informed about this. The share of the unemployed to the economically active decreased by 0.1 pp to 2.2 %. The unemployment rate for men reached 1.9 %, for women 2.5 %. The share of economically active people in the population aged 15-64 decreased by 0.1 % and reached 77.2 %. The rate of economic activity of men (83.3 %) exceeded the rate of economic activity of women (70.7 %) by 12.5 percentage points.