A Glance At Europe's Unemployment Rates
The Associated Press
Unemployment across the 17 European Union countries that use the euro was steady in December at 11.7 percent.
Here is a breakdown of unemployment across Europe and the eurozone. European Unemployment Rates (seasonally adjusted, percent)Country/RegionDecember 2011November 2012December 2012Eurozone (17 countries)10.711.711.7Austria220.127.116.11Belgium18.104.22.168Cyprus9.714.214.7Estonia12.19.9n/aFinland22.214.171.124France9.910.510.6Germany126.96.36.199Greece19.7*n/an/aIreland15.014.714.7Italy9.511.211.2Luxembourg188.8.131.52Malta184.108.40.206Netherlands220.127.116.11Portugal14.616.316.5Slovakia13.914.514.7Slovenia8.69.810.0Spain18.104.22.168European Union(27 countries)10.010.710.7U.S.22.214.171.124*Oct 2011Source: Eurostat
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