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It comes top of our misery index, which combines two powerful indicators of economic gloom-unemployment and inflation.
If the inflation rate is three percent and the unemployment rate is six percent, then the misery index is said to be nine percent.
In fact, the country's overall human misery index is among the highest in the world.
The misery index is the sum of the civilian unemployment rate and the inflation rate.
Since both unemployment and inflation are undesirable, the lower the misery index, the better.
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