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Release: Underemployed Workers in the UK, 2012

Released: 28 November 2012


Hannah Thomas

Labour Market Analysis

Telephone: +44 (0)1633 455840

Categories: Labour Market, People in Work, Hours of Work, Employment

Frequency of release: Ad-hoc

Language: English

Geographical coverage: UK

Geographical breakdown: UK

Survey name(s): Labour Force Survey

This report examines the characteristics of workers who are underemployed, defined as those who want more hours in work. For example it looks at the full time/part time status, age and occupation of underemployed workers. It also looks at the rise in underemployment in the UK since 2008.

These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

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