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Isle of Man unemployment falls by 75 in April

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Image caption The current rate of unemployment on the Isle of Man is 2.2%

The number of people unemployed on the Isle of Man fell by 75 during April, official figures have shown.

At the end of the month there were 986 people out of work, compared with 1,061 the previous month.

The Treasury figures show 691 men were unemployed at the end of last month and 295 women.

During the month, 703 vacancies were notified to the Isle of Man Job Centre with 384 positions still vacant and held on file.

A Treasury spokesman said the current rate of unemployment stands at 2.2%.

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