A Glance At Eurozone Unemployment Rates

The Associated Press

Unemployment for the 17 countries that use the euro rose to a record high of 11.6 percent in September.

Here is a breakdown of unemployment across Europe and the eurozone. Country/RegionSeptember 2011August 2012September 2012Eurozone (17 countries)10.311.511.6Austria4.04.54.4Belgium7.37.47.4Cyprus8.511.812.2Estonia11.410.0n/aFinland7.77.97.9France9.610.710.8Germany5.85.45.4Greece17.8n/an/aIreland14.615.015.1Italy8.810.610.8Luxembourg4.95.25.2Malta6.36.66.4Netherlands4.55.35.4Portugal13.115.815.7Slovakia13.614.113.9Slovenia8.38.48.4Spain22.425.525.8European Union (27 countries)9.810.610.6U.S.

Source: Eurostat.
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