Turkish unemployment surges to almost 10-year high in December-February: stats institute
Monday 15/April/2019 - 10:47 AM
Turkeys unemployment rate surged to 14.7
Reuters- Turkey’s unemployment rate surged to 14.7 percent in the December-February period، its highest level in almost 10 years، data from the Turkish Statistics Institute showed on Monday.
Non-agricultural unemployment stood at 16.8 percent in the same period، the data showed. In the November-January period، unemployment stood at 13.5 percent while non-agricultural unemployment was at 15.6 percent.
Unemployment last stood at 14.7 percent in the February-April period of 2009.