Zona euro, disoccupazione cala all'11,5% a giugno

giovedì 31 luglio 2014 11:23
 

BRUXELLES, 31 luglio (Reuters) - The European Union's Statistics Office released the
following data on unemployment in the euro zone and the wider European Union in June.
For the euro zone it was the lowest rate recorded since September 2012, Eurostat said.

Unemployed as percentage of labour force (seasonally adjusted):

Rates (%)
                    June 13    March 14  April 14  May 14  June 14
 EA18               12.0       11.7      11.6      11.6    11.5
 EU28               10.9       10.4      10.3      10.3    10.2
 Belgium            8.4        8.4       8.5       8.5     8.5
 Bulgaria           12.9       12.1      11.9      11.8    11.6
 Czech              6.6        6.6       6.3       6.2     6.1
Republic
 Denmark            6.8        6.5       6.4       6.4     6.5
 Germany            5.3        5.2       5.1       5.1     5.1
 Estonia            8.3**      7.6       7.7       7.2     :
 Ireland            13.6       12.0      11.9      11.9    11.8
 Greece             27.5*      27.3      27.3      :       :
 Spain              26.2       25.1      24.9      24.7    24.5
 France             10.3       10.2      10.1      10.1    10.2
 Croatia            17.5       17.4      17.0      16.6    16.3
 Italy              12.2       12.4      12.5      12.6    12.3
 Cyprus             16.2       15.9      15.4      15.2    15.2
 Latvia             12.7***    11.4      :         :       :
 Lithuania          11.8       11.7      11.2      11.0    10.5
 Luxembourg         5.9        6.2       6.2       6.3     6.3
 Hungary            10.4**     7.9       8.0       8.1     :
 Malta              6.4        5.9       5.7       5.7     5.6
 Netherlands        6.8        7.2       7.2       7.0     6.8
 Austria            4.7        4.9       4.8       4.9     5.0
 Poland             10.4       9.8       9.7       9.6     9.5
 Portugal           16.6       14.8      14.6      14.3    14.1
 Romania            7.4        7.2       7.1       7.3     7.1
 Slovenia           10.2       10.3      10.3      10.2    10.1
 Slovakia           14.3       13.8      13.9      13.9    13.8
 Finland            8.1        8.4       8.5       8.7     8.8
 Sweden             8.0        8.0       8.0       8.0     8.0
 United             7.7*       6.6       6.5       :       :
Kingdom 
NOTE:
    : Data not available    * April 2013    ** May 2013    *** Q1 2013

For full Eurostat data click on: here

(Reporting by Martin Santa, editing by Robert-Jan Bartunek)