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Swiss jobless rate drops to 3.2 percent

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10:03 CEST+02:00

The jobless rate in Switzerland dropped to 3.2 percent in March from 3.4 percent in February, government figures showed on Tuesday.

For March, 126,392 were registered as unemployed, 6,762 less than in February, the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) said.

The number of job seekers dropped to 180,912, down 3.4 percent from February and down 8.6 percent compared with March 2011.

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