UK labour market: December 2018

Released: 11 December 2018 9:30am
Next release: 22 January 2019


Employment, unemployment, economic inactivity, average earnings, vacancies and labour disputes statistics.



Contact details


Richard Clegg



+44 (0)1633 455400

Changes to this release date

  1. Previous date

    12 December 2018 9:30am

    Reason for change

    Following a decision made by the UK Statistics Authority, we are changing the publication dates for the prices and labour market releases. The new release dates and further explanation of the reasons for these changes are available in ‘Changes to ONS release timetable’, which we published on 13 February.

About the data

Accredited Official Statistics

These are accredited official statistics. They have been independently reviewed by the Office for Statistics Regulation (OSR) and found to comply with the standards of trustworthiness, quality and value in the Code of Practice for Statistics. This broadly means that the statistics:

  • meet user needs
  • are presented clearly and accessibly
  • are produced using appropriate data and sound methods
  • are managed impartially and objectively in the public interest