Tag: Unemployment

EU Unemployment Comparison

Chart of the Week: Week 6, 2014: EU Unemployment Comparison

Eurostat released the European Union's latest unemployment statistics at the end of last week, and they showed an overall rate of 12% in December 2013, compared to 11.9% in December 2012.

/ February 5, 2014
Unemployment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 4, 2014: Unemployment and Earnings

The monthly labour market statistics brought further good news this week as the unemployment rate fell to 7.1% in the three months leading up to November 2013.

/ January 22, 2014

Chart of the Week: Week 49, 2013: Clash of the Titans

As the annual Clash of the Titans economic prediction competition is taking place next week on the 10th December, we've taken a look back at last year's forecasts.

/ December 4, 2013
Underemployment

Chart of the Week: Week 46, 2013: Underemployment

The unemployment rate over the past three months fell to 7.6%: the lowest point since the first half of 2009.

/ November 13, 2013