Greek Unemployment Steady at 27.3%


Greece seasonally adjusted jobless rate was recorded at 27.3 percent in April of 2014, unchanged from March’s revised level.

The number of employed amounted to 3,471,930 persons. The number of unemployed amounted to 1,303,454 while the number of inactive to 3,370,392.  

The number of employed decreased by 36,860 persons compared with April 2013 (-1.1 percent) and by 3,623 persons compared with March 2014 (-0.1 percent). 

Unemployed decreased by 26,944 persons (-2.0 percent) compared with April 2013 and by 1,266 persons compared with March 2014 (-0.1 percent). 

Inactive persons increased by 17,095 persons (a 0.5 rate of increase) compared with April 2013 and by 268 persons compared with March 2014.   

Greek Unemployment Steady at 27.3%


ELSTAT | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com
7/10/2014 5:39:08 PM