The euro area unemployment rate grew to 12.2% in April 2013, up from 12.1% in March, according to the European Union's statistics office Eurostat. Among European Union countries the rate remains at 11%.
- Greece has the highest rate of unemployment: 27% (as of February)
- Spain follows closely behind with 26.8% of people out of work
- Portugal's unemployment rate stands at 17.8%
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