Italy Unemployment Rate at 12.6%

Italian seasonally adjusted jobless rate was recorded at 12.6 percent in April of 2014, stable from a downwardly revised 12.6 percent in March.
Istat | Joana Taborda | joana.taborda@tradingeconomics.com 6/3/2014 10:46:57 AM
In April, 22.295 million persons were employed, down by 0.3 percent over the previous month. The employment rate fell 0.2 percent to 55.4 percent.

Unemployment reached 3.216 million, -0.4 percent with respect to the previous month and the number of inactive people grew 0.6 percent year-on-year.

Youth unemployment increased to 43.3 percent (42.9 percent in March).

First-quarter unemployment rate rose to 13.6 percent, the highest level since 1977.

Italy Unemployment Rate at 12.6%