ELSTAT: Unemployment 26.6% in second trimester of 2014
The Greek statistics authority ELSTAT has published its latest figures regarding employment, according to which the rate of…
The Greek statistics authority ELSTAT has published its latest divs regarding employment, according to which the rate of unemployment in the April-to-June trimester was 26.6%, compared to the 27.8& rate of the January-to-March trimester and 27.3% in the corresponding semester of 2013.
Overall, the number of those employed during the second semester was 3.539.085, compared to 1,280,101 who were unemployed. The rate of unemployment for women (30.4%) was significantly higher than the rate for men (23.5%). A similar trend was documented in the 52% unemployment rate of people aged 15-24, where 57.5% of young women were unemployed.