Eurozone unemployment falls slightly


Unemployment in the eurozone fell slightly in October, the European Union’s official statistical agency Eurostat announced today (December 2).

Eurostat said the unemployment rate in the region declined to 8.4% in October from 8.5% in September. Over that month, the number of unemployed people declined by 86,000.

Unemployment among women decreased slightly to 8.9% from 9% over the same period, and remained stable at 8% for men.

The total number of unemployed people in the eurozone has

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