Show Hide image 2 May 2012 Chart of the day: Eurozone unemployment up Unemployment rose to 10.9 per cent in the Eurozone (EA17) in the last month, but remained stable in the EU at large. Spain's unemployment increased, consolidating its position at one extreme of the table, while Austria's decreased, consolidating its lead at the other. By Alex Hern Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter.