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Unemployment up from Last Year

By Iceland Review

According to Statistics Iceland unemployment was 4% in second quarter 2006. That means that on the average 7,200 people were looking for a job. This is up 1% since the same quarter last year. Unemployment is virtually the same with men and women or 3.9% for men and 4.1% for women.

The biggest unemployed group is people in the age-group 16-24 or 12.7%.

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