October payroll data shows further slowdown in formal job creation
- Of total payroll additions in October, 346,561 were in the 18-25 age group and 146,719 were female workers
- A slowing economy, which grew at 4.5% in September quarter, may be hampering employment generation forcing many to opt out of the labour market
NEW DELHI : At least 629,914 new people joined the formal workforce in October 2019, a lowest in the current financial year, the government payroll data released Tuesday showed.
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