FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Unemployment level remained unchanged in Germany in April, and the number of unemployed persons has continued declining in year ion year estimates, while the umber of persons in employment continued growing, according to data by German Statistics.

The Ilo unemployment level, according to the concept of the International Labour Organization (ILO), has remained in 7.4% in April, unchanged from March, a level considerably below the 8.5% in April 2007.

The number of persons in employment has continued increasing in Germany, reaching a total volume of 40.08 million, an increase of 650,000 on the year, 1.6% of the work force. On the month the number of people on employment increased by 153,000 (+0.4%) in April.