Posted on 17 March 2011
Turkey in the News: December unemployment rate down
Turkey’s December 2010 unemployment rate decreased 2.1% to 11.4% in December 2010 – this down from 13.5% for the same month in the previous year.
According to Turkstat (Turkish Statistics Institute) the jobless numbers was down by 432,000 in December 2010 compared to the same month in 2009
The figures show that the labour force in Turkey rose to 22.67 million in December 2010 which is an increase of 1.2 million over the same period in 2009.
16 March 2011 Invest in Turkey