Bulgaria's October jobless rate rose by 0.4 percentage points from the previous month to 11.0%, data from the government's Employment Agency showed.
A total of 361,898 unemployed were registered with unemployment offices at the end of October, as the number of people who found a job last month totalled 18,139, the agency said in a statement on Friday.
In September, 349,409 people were unemployed and 23,876 found a job.
In October, job vacancies numbered 8,591, down from 12,505 in the previous month. The biggest number of job vacancies, 2,245, was reported in the manufacturing sector. Trade followed with 1,471.