they apply and the amounts they ask for. The five Member States that requested the highest contributions (France, Italy, Spain, Ireland and Germany) accounted for around 70% of the total appropriations
.4%), and the highest rates in Latvia
(22.8%) and Spain (19.5%).
with a year ago, all member states recorded an increase in their
unemployment rate. The smallest increases were observed in Germany
(7.1% to 7
in eleven and fell in nine. The highest increases were registered in Slovakia (+21.3%), Romania (+16.3%) and Germany (+15.3%), and the largest decreases in Ireland (-13.2%), Estonia (-10.3%) and Hungary (-6