Unemployment rate stands at 10.3 percent
The unemployment rate in November period has continued in the double-digit by 10.3 percent in Turkiye.
The number of unemployed persons above the age of 15 and those children in Turkiye decreased by 440,000 persons compared to the same period last year, during November 2017 was 3 million 275 thousand people. The unemployment rate was realized as 10.3 percent with a decrease of 1.8 percentage points.
In the same period; the non-agricultural unemployment rate was estimated at 12.2 percent with a 2.1 percentage point decrease. In the young population (15-24 years), the unemployment rate was 19.3 percent with a 3.3 percentage point decrease, while this rate was 10.5 percent with a 1.8 percentage point decrease in the 15-64 age group.