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Employment rate

UK: Aged 16-64

74.5 %

2016 MAY-JUL

Release date:
14 September 2016

Next release:
19 October 2016
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UK Labour Market: September 2016

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  • Between February to April 2016 and May to July 2016, the number of people in work increased. The number of unemployed people and the number of people not working and not seeking or available to work (economically inactive) fell.
  • There were 31.77 million people in work, 174,000 more than for February to April 2016 and 559,000 more than for a year earlier.
  • There were 23.25 million people working full-time, 434,000 more than for a year earlier. There were 8.51 million people working part-time, 126,000 more than for a year earlier.
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Time series related to Employment and employee types

  • Employment rate

    UK: Aged 16-64

    74.5 % 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
  • Female employment rate

    UK: Aged 16-64

    69.8 % 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
  • Male employment rate

    UK: Aged 16-64

    79.4 % 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
  • Employment

    UK: Aged 16 and over

    31,767 000's 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
  • Female employment

    UK: Aged 16 and over

    14,852 000's 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
  • Male employment

    UK: Aged 16 and over

    16,915 000's 2016 MAY-JUL
    Release date:
    14 September 2016
    Next release:
    19 October 2016
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