Getting the facts straight on youth unemployment rates

Old mistake in today’s article on European responses to austerity measures – here, as reported by Karen Kissane in The Age in Melbourne:

Meanwhile, in Greece, a country spiralling into poverty with more than half of its young people unemployed,

 

This seems to be a common misinterpretation. A Reuters report led with the headline:

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