Jordan Unemployment Reaches 13.1% in 2011, Jordan Times Says

Jan. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Jordan’s unemployment rate averaged 13.1 percent in 2011, according to the Jordan Times said.

Unemployment in the last quarter rose to 12.1 percent compared with 11.8 percent during the year-earlier period, it said, citing the Department of Statistics.

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