Spanish Unemployment: 27.2%
Via the BBC: Spain unemployment hits record high
Spain’s unemployment rate soared to a new record of 27.2% of the workforce in the first quarter of 2013, according to official figures.
The total number of unemployed people in Spain has now passed the six million figure, although the rate of the increase has slowed.
The article notes that the unemployment rate was 7.9% i n 2007.