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# jobless - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Almost one in six Irish households is jobless

The rate refers to households where no adult is working.

# jobless - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

# jobless - Thursday 19 June, 2014

What can be done to help Ireland's "unacceptable" rate of jobless households?

A new report has come up with a number of proposed solutions.

# jobless - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Live Register: Far more men than women are dropping their claims

There was a 1,600 decrease in the Live Register figures, once seasonally adjusted.

# jobless - Friday 2 May, 2014

Unemployment down in eurozone but 18 million still jobless

Greece is still the country faring the worst with an unemployment rate of 26.7 per cent.

# jobless - Saturday 30 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge This t-shirt nails the feeling of being unemployed in Ireland ON THE DOLE

This t-shirt nails the feeling of being unemployed in Ireland

The Department of Social Rejection.

# jobless - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Unemployed number in Eurozone highest since records here began

There is a total of 19.071 million people unemployed in the eurozone.

# jobless - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Over 26 million people unemployed across the EU

The unemployment rate in the EU remains at 10.7 per cent but, at 11.8 per cent, it is much higher across just the euro area.

# jobless - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Spain's unemployment rate fell by 1.2% in December

It is the first decline in the jobless figure since July 2012.

# jobless - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

ESRI: One in five people are living in jobless households

The percentage of households where adults are not working has grown from 15 per cent to 22 per cent in just three years.

# jobless - Friday 30 November, 2012

Euro area unemployment rate at new high

Spain is ranked as the country with the highest rate of unemployment with Greece as a close second.

# jobless - Sunday 30 September, 2012

Read Me: An open letter to my own depression

Garry Williams, who has suffered from depression for years, addresses his illness directly.

# jobless - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Unemployment hits 14.8 per cent - that's 309,000 people

The number of women out of work has risen by ten per cent in the past year.

# jobless - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Number on Live Register falls by 0.7 per cent in January

Unemployment dipped from 14.3 per cent to 14.2 per cent last month as a total of 439,589 people signed on in.

# jobless - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Unemployed people "are not statistics"

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore hits back at Joe Higgins description of ‘Pathways to Work’ interviews for jobless as “Alcoholics Anonymous style” meetings.

# jobless - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

New welfare 'profiling' to determine when jobless likely to find work

The new system aims to reduce long-term unemployment – and penalise people who refuse work or training.

# jobless - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Unemployment rate drops slightly in September 2011

While rate appears to be stablising, the proportion of those on the Live Register long-term has increased.

# jobless - Friday 26 August, 2011

Column: Here’s how the unemployment trap works

Stop bullying the unemployed – it’s about more than just not having a job, writes Róisín Nic Dhonnacha.