ERC Chart of Week – EU Youth Unemployment

EU Youth Unemployment Summary: European unemployment figures for December 2014 were released at the end of last week, and both the headline figure and youth unemployment were down compared to the end of 2013 (unemployment was down from 10.6% to 9.9% and youth unemployment was down from 23.1% to 21.4%). However, as usual with Europe, […]

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 […]