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August unemployment revised down to 8.6 percent

by TPN/ Lusa, in Business · 02-11-2017 14:31:00 · 0 Comments

Unemployment in Portugal fell to 8.6 percent in September, the National Statistics Institute (INE) said on Monday adding it had revised its unemployment figure for August down by 0.1 percentage points to 8.8 percent, the lowest figure since November 2008.

The figure calculated for August (8.8 percent) represents a fall of 0.1 percentage points over the previous month and 0.4 percentage points less than three months earlier, according to INE.
The provisional estimate of the unemployed population was 442,000 people, having decreased by 2.1 percent (9,700) in relation to the previous month and 5.5 percent (25,800) compared to three months before.

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Edition 1450
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