According to the "Monthly Estimates of Employment and Unemployment" released today by the National Statistics Institute (INE), in March, the unemployed population decreased 3% in relation to February 2021, having increased 4.9% compared to March 2020 .

The unemployment rate, according to the concept of the International Labor Organization (ILO), stood at 6.6%, 0.2 percentage points less than in the previous month and 0.3 percentage points more than in the previous year.