EU jobless reaches 25 million

EU jobless reaches 25 million


Eurostat figures have revealed that levels of unemployment in the Eurozone and the European Union (EU) for August were stable compared to July, but for the first time ever there are more than 25 million without employment across the 27 member states. 

In the Euroarea there is now 11.4% unemployed, with 10.5% out of work in the EU, both matching the figures for the previous month, but when compared to a year ago unemployment has risen 1.2% and 0.8% respectively, leaving 83,000 more pe...


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