Unemployment (Graphic: HRT) Unemployment (Graphic: HRT)

Based on Eurostat’s data, Croatia registered an unemployment rate of 7.8% in November of last year. In the same period, unemployment in the 28 EU member states stood at 6.7%, the same as the previous two months.

Compared with a year ago, the unemployment rate fell in all Member States except Estonia where it remained stable. The largest decreases were registered in Croatia from 10.0% to 7.8%, Greece from 20.8% to 18.6% (between September 2017 and September 2018) and Spain from 16.5% to 14.7%.

Among the Member States, the lowest unemployment rates in November 2018 were recorded in The Czech Republic at 1.9%, Germany at 3.3% and the Netherlands 3.5%. The highest unemployment rates were recorded in Greece at 18.6% (in September 2018) and Spain at 14.7%.

Source: HRT