United Kingdom Employed Persons  1971-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The number of employed persons in The United Kingdom decreased to 30877 Thousand in August of 2017 from 30923 Thousand in July of 2017. Employed Persons in the United Kingdom averaged 26303.54 Thousand from 1971 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 30974 Thousand in June of 2017 and a record low of 23187 Thousand in April of 1983.

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United Kingdom Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.30 4.30 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 30877.00 30923.00 30974.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 806.10 804.10 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 8541.00 8547.00 8583.00 5995.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 23517.00 23557.00 23596.00 19136.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 75.00 75.10 75.30 65.60 percent [+]
Claimant Count Change 1.10 2.60 142.80 -98.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 78.40 78.60 78.80 74.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.10 1.20 4.30 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.80 11.80 22.30 9.70 percent [+]
Labour Costs 104.90 104.20 104.90 20.80 Index Points [+]
Productivity 100.80 99.90 100.80 43.70 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 780.00 783.00 783.00 432.00 Thousand [+]
Wages 509.00 507.00 509.00 300.00 GBP/Week [+]
Wage Growth 2.20 2.30 6.60 -2.60 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 590.00 589.00 590.00 356.00 GBP/Week [+]
Minimum Wages 7.50 7.20 7.50 5.05 GBP/Hour [+]
Population 65.81 65.38 65.81 52.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 63.50 63.00 63.50 60.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 65.00 [+]
Living Wage Family 1280.00 1220.00 1280.00 1170.00 GBP/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 970.00 920.00 970.00 840.00 GBP/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 2210.00 2110.00 2210.00 2110.00 GBP/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1330.00 1280.00 1330.00 1220.00 GBP/Month [+]
Average Weekly Hours 32.10 32.20 33.50 31.30 Hours [+]
Employment Change 0.00 0.40 0.80 -0.90 percent [+]


United Kingdom Employed Persons

In the United Kingdom, employed persons are individuals with a minimum required age who work during a certain time for a business. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Employed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Employed Persons - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
30877.00 30923.00 30974.00 23187.00 1971 - 2017 Thousand Monthly
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employed persons by Country
Country Last
Australia 12297.06 Oct/17
Brazil 91.55 Oct/17
Canada 18568.90 Nov/17
China 77603.00 Dec/16
Euro Area 155.60 Jun/17
France 27950.40 Sep/17
Germany 44347.00 Oct/17
India 29650.00 Dec/12
Indonesia 124538849.00 Dec/17
Italy 23082.00 Oct/17
Japan 65440.00 Oct/17
Mexico 52438646.00 Sep/17
Netherlands 8636.00 Oct/17
Russia 72.50 Oct/17
South Korea 26593.00 Oct/17
Spain 19049.20 Sep/17
Switzerland 5025.00 Sep/17
Turkey 28828.00 Aug/17
United Kingdom 30877.00 Aug/17
United States 153918.00 Nov/17