Labour market estimates from the Office for National Statistics contains the latest employment, unemployment and average earnings estimates for January to March 2014.
UK labour market statistics show 72.7% of those aged 16 to 64 are now employed. 30.43 million people are in employment for January to March of 2014, up 283,000 from October to December 2013 and an increase of a massive 722,000 on a year earlier.
The latest UK unemployment rate fell to 6.9%. From January to March of 2014 there were 2.21 million unemployed people, 133,000 fewer than October to December 2013 and a decrease of 309,000 from the previous year earlier.
Our latest labour market infographic gives an overview of the new statistics. (view full size)
Read the full Labour Market Statisics report: ONS Website
Please note: components may not sum exactly to totals due to rounding
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