STATISTICS


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NEWS

Greece’s next census is expected to take place on October 23, barring any additional delays stemming from the pandemic.


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ECONOMY

“Everybody knows that pestilences have a way of recurring in the world,” Albert Camus wrote in his novel “The Plague,” “Yet somehow we find it hard to believe in ones that crash down on our heads from a blue sky. There have been as many plagues as wars in history; yet always plagues and wars take people equally by surprise.”

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ECONOMY

Official unemployment data show the clear impact of the pandemic. In July, the number of jobless seeking employment was 1,095,997 or almost 13% higher than the 970,201 registered jobless in July 2019.




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ECONOMY

Greek industrial output fell 7.5 percent in May compared to the same month last year, after an upwardly revised 10.2 percent drop in April, data from statistics service ELSTAT showed on Friday.

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ECONOMY

Greece’s economy will contract by 7.5 percent this year under a baseline scenario and at a faster pace of 10.5 percent under an adverse one, due to the impact of Covid-19, the country’s influential think tank IOBE said on Thursday.

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ECONOMY

Greece’s jobless rate rose to 15.5 percent in April from an upwardly revised 14.5 percent reading in the previous month, data from the country’s statistics service ELSTAT showed on Thursday.