Employment and Unemployment Estimates, May 2015, INE

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Press Release:  29 June 2015 - 7 Page(s)
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The provisional unemployment rate estimate for May 2015 was 13.2%, up 0.4 percentage points from the definitive estimate for April 2015.

The provisional unemployed population estimate for May 2015 was 676.8 thousand people, up 2.9% from the definitive estimate for April 2015 (more 19.1 thousand people). The provisional employed population estimate was 4,444.0 thousand people, 0.5% less than in the previous month (less 22.7 thousand people).

In these estimates, it was considered the population aged 15 to 74 and the values were seasonally adjusted.



Original title:  Unemployment rate estimate for May: 13.2% - May 2015