How does seasonal unemployment occur?

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How does seasonal unemployment occur?
Answer:

  • It happens when people are not able to find jobs during a particular season or months of a year.
  • People dependent on agriculture usually face such kind of problem.
  • There are certain busy seasons when sowing, harvesting, weeding and threshing is done.
  • Certain months do not provide much work to the people dependent on agriculture. .
  • Certain industries and traders also engage workers for a particular season. When the season ends, the workers are rendered unemployed, e.g., sugar industry.