Unemployment rate since 2002

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 29-09-2018 09:39:00 · 0 Comments
Unemployment rate since 2002

Portugal’s unemployment rate remained stable at 6.8% in July, the lowest level since September 2002 and 2.1 percentage points less than in the same month in 2017, the Portuguese National Statistics Institute (INE) said.

"In July 2018, the unemployment rate was 6.8%, almost identical to the previous month, and 0.3 percentage points lower than three months previously”, The INE said in its monthly employment and unemployment report.

The number of people in work in July was estimated to be 4,804,200, which was 0.1% (6,600) less than the month before and 0.3% (15,000) more than in April.


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