Euro area unemployment was 9.3% in April, compared with EU28 at 7.8%. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since March 2009. The EU28 unemployment rate was 7.8% in April 2017, down from 7.9% in March 2017 and from 8.7% in April 2016. This is the lowest rate recorded in the EU28 since December 2008. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Eurostat estimates that 19.12 million men and women in the EU, of whom 15.04 million in the euro ...


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