Finland Times

Friday, 24 May, 2024
Home BUSINESSEurozone jobless rate at 11.7% in April
Wed, 04 Jun, 2014 12:00:22 AM
FTimes- Xinhua Report, June 04


File picture of a job seeker in the employment office in Finland.
The seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate of the eurozone stood at 11.7 percent in April, down slightly from the previous month, European Union (EU) statistics office Eurostat said Tuesday.
In the wider 28-member EU, the overall unemployment rate in April was 10.4 percent, down from 10.5 percent in March, Eurostat figures showed.
Eurostat estimated that 25.471 million people in the EU, of whom 18.751 million were in the eurozone, were unemployed in April. The number of jobless people decreased by 151,000 in the EU and by 76,000 in the  eurozone from the month before.  
comments powered by Disqus
More News

Copyright © 2024 All rights reserved
Developed By -