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Occupati e disoccupati (trimestrali)

Employment and unemployment

Istat estimates that 22.1 million persons were employed in the 1st quarter 2015, rising up 0.6% (+133 thousands) from 1st quarter 2014. The employment rate increased to 55.5% (+0.4 percentage points). Unemployment decreased to 3.3 million (-145 thousands persons), and the unemployment rate fell off to 13.0%. The inactivity rate was unchanged at 36.1%.

tags:
employed, employment and unemployment (quarterly), inactive, labour market, statistics flash, unemployed
theme:
Labour and wages
document typology:
Press release
Reference period
I quarter 2015
Date of publication
3 June 2015
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