Release of Brazil's May jobless rate postponed due to strike
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 26 (Reuters) - The release of Brazil's May unemployment rate has been postponed due to a strike at the national statistics agency IBGE, the agency said on Thursday.
The data was due out at 9 a.m. (1200 GMT) on Thursday.
The strike affected analysis of data from two metropolitan areas, Salvador and Porto Alegre, IBGE said.
(Reporting by Rodrigo Viga Gaier; Writing by Silvio Cascione Editing by W Simon)
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