Turkey: Unemployment rate at 13% in June

ANKARA

The unemployment rate in Turkey stood at 13% in June, the country’s statistical authority announced Monday.

The figure was 2.8 percentage point up from the same month last year, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) said in a statement.

The number of unemployed aged 15 and over increased 938,000 year-on-year to hit 4.25 million in the month.
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