People not in work
Unemployed and economically inactive people in the UK including claimants of out-of-work benefits and the number of redundancies.
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People not in employment who have not been seeking work within the last 4 weeks and/or are unable to start work within the next 2 weeks.
Claimants of unemployment related benefits including Employment and Support Allowance and other incapacity benefits, and Income Support and Pension Credit.
People who have been made redundant or have taken voluntary redundancy.
The level and rate of UK unemployment measured by the Labour Force Survey (LFS), using the International Labour Organisation's definition of unemployment.
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