June 20, 2013 / 12:07 PM / 4 years ago

Brazil's jobless rate stable at 5.8 percent in May

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 20 (Reuters) - Brazil's jobless rate was stable at 5.8 percent in May, notching the same rate as in April, the government statistics agency IBGE said on Thursday.

The number was above the median forecast of 5.7 percent in a Reuters survey of 27 economists. The estimates ranged from 5.3 percent to 5.9 percent.

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