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Spain has highest youth unemployment rate

29.08.14 @ 22:14

  1. By EUOBSERVER

Spain has the highest youth unemployment rate in the EU according to figures released Friday by Eurostat. 53.8 percent of Spain's 16-24 year olds are jobless, marginally higher than Greece's 53.1 percent rate. Germany and Austria had the lowest youth unemployment in the bloc, each posting a 4.9 percent rate.