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Employment up 112,000 compared with the previous quarter

There was an increase in employment and a large fall in unemployment comparing July to September 2014 with April to June 2014.

Comparing July to September 2014 with April to June 2014, the number of people in employment increased by 112,000 (to reach 30.79 million), the number of unemployed people fell by 115,000 (to reach 1.96 million) and the number of people not in the labour force (economically inactive) aged from 16 to 64 increased by 38,000 (to reach 9.03 million).

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