Monthly Employment and Unemployment Estimates
Unemployment rate estimated at 13.9%
06 January 2015
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate (15 to 74 years old) estimated for November 2014 was 13.9%. This value is up 0.3 percentage points from the one estimated for October 2014.
The seasonally adjusted unemployed population was estimated to be 713.7 thousand people, up 2.5% from October 2014 (more 17.4 thousand). The employed population (15 to 74 years old), also seasonally adjusted, was estimated to be 4,431.3 thousand people, having decreased by 0.1% (less 2.9 thousand) from the previous month.