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9/30/2021, 11:00 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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EU's unemployment rate at 7.5% in August

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in the Eurozone came in at 7.5% in August, which marks a drop of 0.1 percentage points in comparison to the month before, Eurostat revealed in its report published on Thursday. On an annual level, the figure went down by 1.1 percentage points.

In the entire European Union, the rate stood at 6.8%, down by 0.1 percentage points month-on-month and 0.2 points year-on-year.

Among the bloc's members, the unemployment rate was the highest in Spain with 14.0% and the lowest in the Czech Republic with 2.9%.

Baha Breaking the News (BBN) / JR