Italy Unemployment Rate Falls to 12.3% in June
Italy seasonally adjusted jobless rate was recorded at 12.3 percent in June of 2014, down from 12.6 percent in May. It is the lowest rate since nearly a year earlier, as more people were employed.
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Unemployed registered 3,153 million, less 2.4 percent compared with the previous month. Youth unemployment rate (aged 15-24) was 43.7 percent, 0.6 percentage points higher than May.
The number of employed persons amounted to 22,398 million in June of 2014, a 0.2 percent increase from May. The employment rate was 55.7 percent, 0.2 percentage points higher compared with May.
The inactivity rate was 36.3 percent, unchanged over May.