Greece: Unemployment rate broadly stable in July
October 1, 2015
The number of unemployed fell by 1,863 in July, according to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (EL.STAT.). July’s fall contrasted June’s modest 139 increase in persons unemployed.
The unemployment rate remained broadly unchanged, resting in July at June’s 25.0%. July’s figure was below that of the same month last year (July 2014: 26.3%). Despite the improvements registered over the past year, Greece’s unemployment rate is still well above the Eurozone average.