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The unemployment rate among women is declining more in Belgium than in the EU

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate among women was 4.8 percent in Belgium in December, compared to 5.9 percent in June.


The unemployment rate is declining more in Finland than in the EU

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 6.8 percent in Finland in December, compared to 7.5 percent in June.


The unemployment rate is steady in France – while declining in the EU

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 9.1 percent in France in December 2018, compared to 9.1 percent in December 2017. In the same period, the unemployment in the European Union has decreased from 7.2 percent to 6.6 percent.


The unemployment rate is declining more in Spain than in the EU

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 14.3 percent in Spain in December, compared to 16.5 percent in December 2017.


The number of asylum applicants from Nigeria to Netherlands reach highest level since 2008

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

At the end of November 90 citizens from Nigeria had pending asylum applications in the Netherlands, according to new data from Eurostat. That is more than any month since 2008.


The number of asylum applicants from Russia to Spain reach highest level since 2008

Friday 01 February 2019 | Newsworthy

At the end of November 100 citizens from Russia had pending asylum applications in Spain, according to new data from Eurostat. That is more than any month since 2008.


The unemployment is declining more in Portugal than in the EU

Thursday 10 January 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 6.6 percent in Portugal in November 2018, compared to 8.1 percent in November 2017. In the same period, the unemployment in the European Union has decreased from 7.3 percent to 6.7 percent.


Female unemployment is declining more in Spain than in the EU

Thursday 10 January 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment among women was 16.3 percent in Spain in November 2018, compared to 18.3 percent in November 2017. In the same period, female unemployment in the European Union decreased from 7.6 percent to 6.9 percent.


The unemployment is declining more in Croatia than in the EU

Thursday 10 January 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 7.8 percent in Croatia in November 2018, compared to 10.0 percent in November 2017. In the same period, the unemployment in the European Union has decreased from 7.3 percent to 6.7 percent.


The unemployment is declining more in Finland than in the EU

Thursday 10 January 2019 | Newsworthy

The unemployment rate was 7.1 percent in Finland in November 2018, compared to 8.4 percent in November 2017. In the same period, the unemployment in the European Union has decreased from 7.3 percent to 6.7 percent.