FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The number of people employed in the Eurozone decreased by 0.2% in the third quarter of 2012, after remaining unchanged in the previous quarter, according to data released by Eurostat. Market consensus pointed to another quarter of no change.

On an annual basis the number of people employed in the Eurozone fell by 0.7% in Q3, following a 0.7% drop in Q2.