4/15/2011

Turkey’s unemployment rate down in January

Today’s Zaman - The Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) says Turkey's unemployment rate declined to 11.9 percent in January compared to last year's 14.5 percent.

The institute said on Friday that the number of unemployed people in Turkey is now 3 million.

The unemployment rate also went down in non-farming businesses from 17.6 percent last year to 14.7 in January.
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