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Low PayThis product is designated as National Statistics

Data on the lower end of the UK earnings distribution and the number of jobs paid below the national minimum wage by sex, age, occupation, industry and region.

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

Latest edition

Low Pay - April 2013
Released: 12 December 2013

Previous editions

Low Pay - April 2012
Released: 22 November 2012
Low Pay - April 2011 (SOC 2010)
Released: 21 March 2012
Low Pay - April 2011 (SOC 2000)
Released: 23 November 2011
Low Pay - April 2010
Released: 08 December 2010
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