ECONOMY

Share of part-time workers in Greece rises to 4.3 percent

Part-time workers in Greece totaled 213,900 in the second quarter of the year, or 4.3 percent of the country’s work force, compared with 130,000, or 2.6 percent of the labor force, in the same quarter of 2010, the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) announced this week.

In 2012 part-timers comprised 3.8 percent of the work force, the same as the European Union average.