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EU-19: unemployment rate stable, 9.1% in July

Lowest rates in Czech Republic and Germany

31 August, 14:16
(ANSA) - BRUSSELS - Unemployment in the eurozone remained stable at 9.1% in July compared with June, recording the lowest rate since February 2009. In July 2016, the rate was 10%, Eurostat reported. In EU-28, the rate remains stable at 7.7% over the previous month, down from 8.5% in July 2016. The lowest unemployment rate in July was recorded in the Czech Republic (2.9%), Germany (3.7%) and Malta (4.1%). In July, the highest rates were recorded in Greece (21.7% in May) and Spain (17.1%). In Italy, Istat confirmed, the rate rises up to 11.3%, recording an increase by 0.2% since June (ANSA).

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