German official unemployment rate drops in September

30th September 2010, Comments 0 comments

The German unemployment rate dropped to 7.2 percent of the workforce in September, official figures showed on Thursday, raising hopes for sustained domestic demand in Europe's biggest economy.

German unemployment stood at an unadjusted 7.6 percent in August and the September level marked the 15th monthly decline in a row.

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