Greece Unemployment Rate At 26% in December

Greek jobless rate was reported at 26 percent in December of 2014, marginally up from a revised 25.9 percent in November, but down from 27.3 percent reported in the last month of 2013.

The number of employed amounted to 3,505,569 persons in December, down 0.7 percent from November and up 0.5 percent from December 2013. 

The number of inactive persons (persons that neither worked neither looked for a job) increased by 20,425 (0.6 opercent) to 3,371,756 compared with November 2014.

The number of unemployed was barely unchanged at 1,233,404 (up by 256 persons) compared with November but  fell 5.8 percent compared with December 2013.

Greece Unemployment Rate At 26% in December

ELSTAT | Joana Taborda |
3/5/2015 12:13:19 PM