RPT-Brazil's jobless rate rises for 6th straight month in June

jueves 23 de julio de 2015 08:10 GYT

BRASILIA, July 23 (Reuters) - Brazil's non-seasonally adjusted jobless rate rose in June to 6.9 percent, the highest since 2010, statistics agency IBGE said on Thursday.

The number was in line with the forecast in a Reuters poll of 25 economists. The jobless rate stood at 6.7 percent in May. (Reporting by Caio Saad; Writing by Silvio Cascione; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)