German Unemployment at Record Low as Women Lead Jobs Boom

  • Joblessness slid to seasonally-adjusted 2.73 million
  • Unemployment rate of 6.2% is lowest since reunification

Germany’s unemployment rate unexpectedly fell to a record low in January, in a sign that economic sentiment in Europe’s largest economy is withstanding the tumult in global markets.

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