According to INE, the provisional estimate of the unemployment rate for October is 6.5%, the same figure as of September.

The unemployment rate of 6.5% in September is 0.1 percentage points higher than the previous month and 0.1 percentage points lower than three months earlier and the same month in 2018.

The September figure represents a 0.1 percentage point downward revision of the provisional estimate released a month ago.