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Employment up 207,000 compared with the previous quarter

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Employment increased and unemployment fell when comparing August to October 2015 with May to July 2015.

Comparing August to October 2015 with May to July 2015, the number of people in employment increased by 207,000 (to reach 31.30 million), the number of unemployed people fell by 110,000 (to reach 1.71 million) and the number of people aged from 16 to 64 not in the labour force (economically inactive) fell by 63,000 (to reach 8.93 million).

Categories: Labour Market, People in Work, Employment, People not in Work, Unemployment, Economic Inactivity, Claimant Count
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