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The number of Spanish jobseekers rose to 4.42m, while Germany's jobless count fell to 2.976m. Another measure, based on household surveys, puts Spanish seasonally adjusted unemployment at 5.4m, nearly 23 per cent of the workforce karen millen. The comparable German figure decreased to 6.8 per cent in December from 6.9 per cent the prior month.
The divergence of eurozone economies has been a source of tension since Europe's sovereign debt crisis struck, with northern countries around Germany recording much stronger growth than their southern neighbours, whose less competitive karen millen dresses economies have been further burdened by austerity measures to correct unsustainable fiscal policies.