TABLE-Czech jobless rate rises to 8.4 pct in Sept

Oct 8 (Reuters) - The Czech unemployment rate rises to 8.4 percent of the workforce in September, the Labour Ministry said on Monday, just above the forecast in a Reuters poll


Analysts surveyed in a Reuters poll had predicted the rate rose to 8.3 percent in September.

CZECH UNEMPLOYMENT 09/12 08/12 09/11 pct of workforce 8.4 8.3 8.0 number of available jobless 478,548 472,120 458,156 total number of jobless 493,185 486,693 475,115

NOTE. The number of available jobless shows how many people registered as unemployed by labour offices are able to start work shortly. The jobless rate is derived from that number.

The total number of jobless is for all jobless registered by labour offices.

(Reporting by Mirka Krufova)

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