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Unemployment in Cyprus rises to 9.2% in November 2018, according to Eurostat.
CNA - Athanasios Athanasiou - Belgium/Brussels 09/01/2019 12:45


Unemployment rates in Cyprus increased to 9.2% (8,9% in males and 9.6% in females), corresponding to 41 000 individuals in November 2018, compared to October (8.8% or 39 000 individuals), but remaining lower than the same month a year ago (November 2017, 10.2%, or 43 000 individuals). These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Μeanwhile, the euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 7.9% in November 2018, down from 8.0% in October 2018 and from 8.7% in November 2017. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since October 2008. The EU28 unemployment rate was 6.7% in November 2018, stable compared with October 2018 and down from 7.3% in November 2017. This remains the lowest rate recorded in the EU28 since the start of the EU monthly unemployment series in January 2000.

Eurostat estimates th

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