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Employment up 248,000 compared with the previous quarter

There was an increase in employment and a fall in unemployment, when comparing the three months ending February 2015 with September to November 2014.

Comparing the three months ending February 2015 with September to November 2014, the number of people in employment increased by 248,000 (to reach 31.05 million), the number of unemployed people fell by 76,000 (to reach 1.84 million) and the number of people not in the labour force (economically inactive) aged from 16 to 64 fell by 104,000 (to reach 8.99 million).

 

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