Monday, July 15 2024

Jobless rate in Greece dropped to 10.9% 

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The Greek unemployment rate fell to 10.9% in August 2023 from 12.3% in August last year, but remained largely unchanged from July, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) announced.

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The number of jobless people in August was 512,193, down 71,013 from August 2022 and down 2,080 from July 2023.

The unemployment rate among women was 14.4% (16.3% in August 2022) and among men 8.3% (9.3% in 2022).

The unemployment rate in the 15-24 age group fell to 22.5% from 29.8% in August 2022 and in the 25-74 age group it fell to 10.3% from 11.2%, over the same periods respectively.

The number of employed people was 4,170,977, up 30,190 from August 2022 and down 47,172 from July 2023.