Greek unemployment rate increases to 24.9% in the first quarter
The Hellenic Statistical Authority released its labour market data for Greece on Thursday. The Greek unemployment rate increased to 24.9% in the first quarter from 24.4% in the fourth quarter.
The number of unemployed people rose by 1.7% in the first quarter from the previous quarter.
The youth unemployment rate was up to 50.9% in the first quarter from 49.0% in the fourth quarter.