5.1.4 Social security frameworks
In 2005, the official unemployment level in the Republic of Armenia was 8.2%, however there is no separate data concerning cultural workers.
The social welfare criterion in the Republic of Armenia applies to the cultural sphere as well. No legislative changes have been made in the sphere of social welfare.
See also chapter 8.1.2 for information on pensions.
See also comparative information provided in the Compendium "Themes!" section under "Status of Artists".