Iceland’s Unemployment Rate Continues to Rise

The national unemployment rate of Iceland continues to rise. It is now 11.6% and trending upward. The country now has its highest number of people to ever receive benefits.

One part of the country, Suðurnes, has an employment rate as high as 29.1% among women and 24% among men.

Please pray for labourers to carry the gospel to Iceland. It is a country that needs the gospel and needs more labourers.

About the author

Travis has been a church planter to the United Kingdom since 2002 and also serves as the Europe Field Director for Vision Baptist Missions.

Leave a Reply

Get Articles in Your Inbox