According to INE's 'Monthly Estimates of Employment and Unemployment', in October "the unemployment rate stood at 6.1%", a value identical to that of September and lower than that of the same month of 2021 by 0.2 points percentages.

In October 2022, INE estimates that the active population (5,197.6 thousand) decreased by 0.2% compared to the previous month and increased by 0.5% compared to October 2021.