Unemployment in Cyprus down to 11.6% in April 2017

Seasonally- adjusted unemployment rate in Cyprus falls to 11.6% in April 2017, down from 12.3% in March and down from 12.9 in April 2016. This figure corresponds to 3000 less unemployed, (50 000 instead of 53 000 in March), out of which 10.5 male and 12.7 female. The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 9.3% in April 2017, down from 9.4% in March 2017 and down from 10.2% in April 2016. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since March 2009. The EU28 unemployment rate was 7.8% in April 2017, down from 7.9% in March 2017 and from 8.7% in April 2016.

Source: Cyprus News Agency