Greece: Unemployment rate stable in August
August’s data pointed to a slight improvement in the labor market. The number of employed people increased by 1,618 compared with July, while the seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged at 12.2%. Moreover, the number of unemployed decreased by 2,662 compared to July. Meanwhile, the number of people outside the labor force decreased by 1,581 compared with July, representing a 0.1% drop.