The economy of the 17 European Union countries showed a small sign of improvement in June when the number of people unemployed fell for the first time since April 2011.

Here is a breakdown of unemployment across Europe and the eurozone.

Country/RegionJune 2012May 2013June 2013
Eurozone (17 countries)11.412.112.1
Austria4.54.74.6
Belgium7.78.68.7
Cyprus11.716.517.3
Estonia10.1*8.0n/a
Finland7.78.18.0
France10.210.911.0
Germany5.55.45.4
Greece23.1**26.9***n/a
Ireland14.913.613.5
Italy10.812.212.1
Luxembourg5.15.75.7
Malta6.66.16.1
Netherlands5.16.66.8
Portugal15.817.617.4
Slovakia14.014.314.5
Slovenia8.811.311.2
Spain25.126.426.3
European Union (27 countries)10.511.010.9
U.S.8.27.67.6
*May 2012, **April 2012, ***April 2013
Source: Eurostat