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Greece's Unemployment Nightmare Continues To Get Worse

Greece's Unemployment Nightmare Continues To Get Worse

STEVEN PERLBERG | AUG. 8, 2013, 9:41 AM

Greece's jobless rate climbed to 27.6% in May, a new record high.

Amid unpopular austerity measures like wage cuts and tax hikes, Greece's figure is more than double the 12.1% average June rate in the eurozone, Reuters reports.

Greece's youth population continues to struggle the most, with the jobless rate at 64.9% for those aged 15-24. For the 25-34 crowd, the rate was 37.7%.

This chart via Reuters' Pedro da Costa shows just how bad the situation has gotten.

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/greeces-unemployment-rate-rec...

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Parlez-vous français? Looks like Russian to me.

The unemployment rate in Europe (December 2012) ~ From a Russian perspective, the problem of Greek Unemployment & Nation Debt is between them & France. A small problem for anyone else.

A cure for Greek crisis: post-war Greek comedies

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Thanassis Vengos in "Marlon Brando doesn't compare". Greece 1963

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul