unemployment rate


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Noun1.unemployment rate - the percentage of the work force that is unemployed at any given date
pct, per centum, percent, percentage - a proportion in relation to a whole (which is usually the amount per hundred)
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Statement by Eurostat indicate that in January the unemployment rate in Malta stood at 3.
9 percent unemployment rate "fake" and "phony," and claimed the "real" unemployment rate was more than 35 percent.
Iran's national unemployment rate in the second quarter stood at 11.
The unemployment rate in Slovakia in November 2017 stood at 5.
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The unemployment rate in December remained unchanged at 15.
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Arkansas' unemployment rate ticked up slightly in April, but the number of people employed that month actually reached a new high.
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