The Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) said the number of unemployed persons age 15 and over slipped 573,000 year-on-year to 3.97 million in the month.
March’s figure was also down from 13.6% this February.
Official data also showed that non-agricultural unemployment fell 1.1 percentage points to 15% during the same period.
The youth unemployment rate, including people age 15-24, was 24.6%, down 0.6 percentage point on a yearly basis in May.
Hurriyet Daily News