Jobless drop in February biggest since 2001
Fiona Govan · 3 Mar 2015, 11:35
Published: 03 Mar 2015 11:35 GMT+01:00
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The number of Spaniards registered as unemployed fell by 13,538 during February and just over 300,000 on year earlier in figures that will provide a huge boost to the ruling Popular Party.
It means that the number of registered unemployed across Spain is now about 4.5 million.
"It was the largest year on year reduction in unemployment since 1999," said a government statement.