Turkey: Unemployment rate at 13% in June


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.