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Eurozone unemployment at 12.1%, off record high

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Eurozone unemployment eased off record highs in October, official data showed Friday, a modest improvement in line with other recent data, but youth jobless numbers edged up.

Unemployment in the 17-nation single currency bloc fell to 12.1 percent in October from 12.2 percent in September, the Eurostat statistics agency said.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131129/eurozone-unemployment-at-121-record-high