January 31, 2017 / 10:14 AM / a year ago

Zona euro, disoccupazione dicembre scende a 9,6% da 9,7% rivisto (attese 9,8%)

BRUXELLES, 31 gennaio (Reuters) - The European Union's statistics office Eurostat released
the following data on Tuesday on unemployment in the 19 countries sharing the euro and the 28
members of the European Union:
    
Unemployed as percentage of labour force (seasonally adjusted):
                 Rates (%)                               Number of persons  (in thousands)
                 Dec 15  Sep 16  Oct 16  Nov 16  Dec 16  Dec 15  Sep 16  Oct 16  Nov 16  Dec 16
 EA19            10.5    9.8     9.7     9.7     9.6     16 827  16 000  15 766  15 692  15 571
 EU28            9.0     8.4     8.3     8.2     8.2     21 904  20 577  20 333  20 224  20 065
 Belgium         8.6     7.6     7.6     7.6     7.6     428     378     375     376     377
 Bulgaria        7.9     7.3     7.2     7.1     7.1     263     237     234     231     231
 Czech Republic  4.5     3.9     3.7     3.6     3.5     236     206     198     194     189
 Denmark         6.1     6.5     6.5     6.3     6.2     181     198     197     192     187
 Germany         4.4     4.1     4.0     3.9     3.9     1 882   1 767   1 738   1 707   1 679
 Estonia         6.6**   7.2     7.2     6.7     :       45**    50      50      46      :
 Ireland         8.9     7.7     7.5     7.3     7.2     193     167     164     161     158
 Greece          24.5*   23.1    23.0    :       :       1 183*  1 110   1 102   :       :
 Spain           20.7    19.1    18.9    18.7    18.4    4 737   4 360   4 291   4 251   4 179
 France          10.2    9.9     9.7     9.5     9.6     3 005   2 921   2 853   2 809   2 817
 Croatia         15.0    11.5    11.5    11.4    11.4    281     209     209     208     206
 Italy           11.6    11.8    11.8    12.0    12.0    2 959   3 051   3 033   3 094   3 103
 Cyprus          13.1    13.4    13.8    14.2    14.3    54      57      59      62      62
 Latvia          10.0    9.7     9.6     9.6     9.8     99      95      94      95      96
 Lithuania       8.9     7.6     7.6     7.9     8.1     131     111     112     117     119
 Luxembourg      6.5     6.3     6.3     6.2     6.3     18      17      17      17      18
 Hungary         6.3**   4.8     4.6     4.5     :       285**   222     212     208     :
 Malta           5.1     4.7     4.8     4.6     4.5     10      9       10      9       9
 Netherlands     6.6     5.7     5.6     5.6     5.4     588     510     502     499     482
 Austria         6.0     6.0     5.8     5.7     5.7     268     271     261     255     254
 Poland          6.9     6.2     6.1     6.0     5.9     1 196   1 054   1 045   1 028   1 012
 Portugal        12.2    10.9    10.6    10.5    10.2    622     557     545     538     520
 Romania         6.7     5.8     5.8     5.7     5.5     616     522     522     521     507
 Slovenia        8.4     7.7     7.6     7.6     7.5     83      75      74      74      73
 Slovakia        10.7    9.4     9.2     9.0     8.8     293     259     252     247     243
 Finland         9.3     8.7     8.7     8.7     8.7     250     233     233     234     234
 Sweden          7.1     6.9     6.9     6.9     6.9     370     365     364     365     365
 United Kingdom  5*      4.8     4.8     :       :       1 657*  1 576   1 586   :       :
 : Data not available;    * October 2015;    ** November 2015

NOTE - Reuters poll consensus was for a euro zone unemployment rate of 9.8 percent in December.
Eurostat revised its own estimates for November to 9.7 percent from 9.8 percent.
    
For full Eurostat data click on:
here

 (Reporting by Francesco Guarascio)
0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below