The unemployment rate in the Euro area remained unchanged at the lowest level since July 2011, announced on Wednesday by Eurostat.
The unemployment rate remained stable at 10.1 percent in July. Economists had forecast that figure drops to 10 percent.
The number of unemployed fell by 43 000 in June to 16, 307 million From last year unemployment decreased by 1,034 million
Unemployment among young people amounted to 21.1 percent, the same as in June.
The unemployment rate in the EU-28 amounted to 8.6 percent in July, remaining unchanged from June. It was the lowest since March 2009.