The number of unemployed people went up by 49,900 to 3.354 million, with the highest increases seen in lles Balears (+38,100), Castilla y León (+11,600) and Principado de Asturias (+10,500). By age, unemployment among people aged with more than 55 dropped by (-4,600) while increased for those aged 20-24 (2,700) and those aged 25-54 (48,600).
Employment advanced by 93,400 thousand to 19.471 million. Job gains were registered in agriculture (+14,100), construction (+1,400) and industry (+200) while the service sector lost jobs (-109,200). Employment in the public sector rose by 2,600 to 3.214 million while in the private dropped by 96,100 million to 16.257 million. Among regions, Andalucía (+15,900), País
Vasco (+5,300) and Extremadura (+5,100) added the most jobs.
The number of active people declined by 43,500 thousand to 22.825 million.