OECD unemployment rate falls to 7.7% in July 2020 but remains 2.5 percentage points higher than in February
OECD area employment dipped in first quarter of 2020 but early evidence for second quarter points to a plunge
The Covid-19 pandemic is turning into a jobs crisis far worse than the 2008 crisis. Women, young people and workers on low incomes are being hit hardest, according to a new OECD report and unemployment statistics released today.
Record rise in OECD unemployment rate in April 2020
OECD unemployment rate up sharply in March 2020 with data for April pointing to an unprecedented rise
Provisional data point to significant rise in unemployment due to the COVID-19 shock