On 22 June 2017, the 30-day moving average of the all India unemployment rate decreased by 4 basis points to 3.51 per cent, as compared to the previous day. This was due to a decline in both rural and urban unemployment.
The 30-day moving average of rural unemployment rate fell marginally by 6 basis points to stand at 2.84 per cent. Similarly, the 30-day moving average of urban unemployment rate fell marginally by 2 basis points to 4.78 per cent for the same period. As a result of this similar downward trend, the urban-rural differential increased by 4 basis points to 194 basis points.