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Harmonised Unemployment Rates, Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development - Updated: July 2019

Jul 09, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development issued the following news release:

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- OECD unemployment rate stable at 5.2% in May 2019

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The OECD unemployment rate was stable in May 2019 at 5.2%, 0.3 percentage point below its June 2007 low. Across the OECD area, 33.1 million people were unemployed.

In the euro area, the unemployment rate declined by 0.1 percentage point, to 7.5% in May, with declines of 0.2 percentage point in Italy (to 9.9%) a...