Unemployment rises in Wales

The number of unemployed people in Wales rose in the last three months of 2012, to reach 127,000.

Between October and December, 6,000 more people were out of work, bringing the unemployment rate to 8.6 percent.

Wales is suffering compared to the UK as a whole, where the jobless figure fell in the final quarter, to reach an unemployment rate of 7.8 percent.

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