77637
Greece Jobless Rate Drops
Greece Jobless Rate Drops

Greece Jobless Rate Drops

Greece Jobless Rate Drops

Unemployment in Greece recorded a noteworthy decrease in September, compared to the same month in 2016, according to data supplied by the Greek statistics authority. The unemployment rate in September stood at 20.5%, down from 23.2% during the corresponding month of 2016, TornoNews reported. Compared to the immediately preceding month of August, a marginal drop of 0.2% was recorded, given that the unemployment rate for August was revised upwards to 20.7% from 20.6%.The development marked the ninth consecutive month where the jobless rate fell, according to the statistics authority, EL.STAT. In absolute numbers, registered unemployed people totaled slightly more than 981,000, which is 135,000 fewer than in September 2016, or 12.1% lower. The number of employed people increased by 105,773, comparing September to September, a rise of 2.9%; and 0.3% compared to the previous month. The number of employed people in Greece in September reached 3.8 million, up from 3.964 million in September 2016—the largest number since the punishing economic crisis began in late 2009.

 

Short URL : https://goo.gl/AMXC9i
  1. https://goo.gl/R76Gtn
  • https://goo.gl/YNMYP3
  • https://goo.gl/Ajju23
  • https://goo.gl/KacmFG
  • https://goo.gl/nM1Kf7

You can also read ...

Curing existing patients also decreases the number of carriers able to transmit the virus to new patients.
Goldman Sachs has outdone itself this time. That’s saying a...
Transnational organized crime is involved in all forms of illicit trade, from human trafficking networks and tobacco smuggling, to trade of counterfeit goods.
Illicit trade in any of its forms—tobacco, pharmaceuticals,...
The vast majority of US businesses are pass-throughs, including those owned by President Donald Trump.
The US' Congressional Budget Office warned earlier this month...
Finland’s Nordea Bank Predicts Growth to Stagnate After 2020
Finnish economic growth is set to keep its strong path this...
The accumulation of bankruptcy cases means that  it sometimes takes about six months just to get  a new insolvency case admitted to court.
India’s revamped bankruptcy process is in full swing and...
Swiss Investor Confidence Weakest Since Late 2016
Switzerland’s investor confidence deteriorated further in...
Argentina Gets 32 Road Project Bids
Argentina says it received 32 bids for six road projects...
South Africa CCI at All Time High
Consumer confidence in South Africa touched an all-time high...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints

Trending

Googleplus