Unemployment down to 11.2% in 2017, lowest in 4 yrs-ISTAT (2)
Over 100,000 fewer people looking for work
13 Marzo 2018
Rome, March 13 - Italy's average unemployment rate for 2017 was 11.2%, down from 11.7% in 2016, ISTAT said on Tuesday. The national statistics agency said the third consecutive yearly fall had taken the unemployment rate down to the lowest level since 2013. It said the number of people looking for work dropped by 105,000 last year.