Eurozone unemployment ticked up to 10.8% in February, compared with 10.7% in January and 10.0%...

|By:, SA News Editor

Eurozone unemployment ticked up to 10.8% in February, compared with 10.7% in January and 10.0% in the year-earlier period. As per usual, the lowest rates were in Austria (4.2%), the Netherlands (4.9%), Luxembourg (5.2%) and Germany (5.7%), and the highest were in Spain (23.6%) and Greece (21.0% in Dec. 2011). (eurostat statement .pdf)