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In 2014 the number of the unemployed in Spain was reduced by 253.627 people

In 2014 the number of the unemployed in Spain was reduced by 253.627 peopleAs reported today in the Ministry of Labour and social security of Spain, the number of the registered unemployed in the centers of public services of employment on the end of the year made 4.447.711 people.

In comparison with November the number of the unemployed was reduced by 64.405 people. As a whole, last year, unemployment in Spain was reduced by 5,39 % that made the biggest annual recession since 1998.
In 2014 in Andalusia the biggest recession of unemployment (24.901 person) was registered. In Madrid the number of the unemployed decreased by 13.528 people, in Valencia on 10.939.
In total, in 2014 it was registered 16.727.089 new working contracts that for 13,1 % more than in 2013. From total number of new contracts 1.350.331договоров were constants last year.