RTTNews - Eurozone's jobless rate stood at 9.2% in April, up from 8.9% in the previous month, the Eurostat said Tuesday. Economists were looking for a rate of 9.1%. This was the highest rate since September 1999. A year ago, the jobless rate was 7.3%.

The number of unemployed persons increased by 396,000 to 14.58 million in April from 14.18 million in March.

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