ERC Chart of Week – EU Unemployment

EU Unemployment   Summary: Eurostat released the latest unemployment figures for the EU at the end of last week, and the headline rate remained at 9.8% for the whole of the first quarter of this year (down from 10.4% in March 2014). Youth unemployment was also down on last year, falling from 22.8% to 20.9%. […]

ERC – Chart of the Week – EU Unemployment Comparison

Summary: Eurostat released the European Union’s latest unemployment statistics at the end of last week, and they showed an overall rate of 12% in December 2013, compared to 11.9% in December 2012. However, as you’d expect, there are vast regional differences.   What does the chart show? The chart shows the latest available unemployment rate […]