United Kingdom Employed Persons  Forecast


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Employed Persons in the United Kingdom is expected to be 31450.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employed Persons in the United Kingdom to stand at 31800.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Employed Persons is projected to trend around 32800.00 Thousand in 2020, according to our econometric models.


United Kingdom Labour Last Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.7
Employed Persons 30904 31450 31500 31750 31800 32800
Unemployed Persons 818 810 811 812 815 829
Part Time Employment 8539 8670 8700 8730 8760 8960
Full Time Employment 23540 23610 23640 23660 23670 23990
Employment Rate 75.1 75.7 75.6 75.5 75.2 74.6
Claimant Count Change 5.9 16 11 9 10 6
Labor Force Participation Rate 78.5 79.2 79.4 79.6 80 82
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.1 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.5 2
Youth Unemployment Rate 12 11.4 11.2 11 11.2 11.9
Labour Costs 105 105 105 106 106 110
Productivity 101 105 105 106 106 110
Job Vacancies 798 784 785 786 787 792
Wages 510 512 514 516 518 536
Wage Growth 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.4 2.8
Wages in Manufacturing 595 597 599 601 603 617
Minimum Wages 7.5 7.5 7.83 7.83 7.83 8.5
Population 65.81 66.29 66.29 66.29 66.29 67.16
Retirement Age Women 63.5 64 64 64 64 66
Retirement Age Men 65 65 65 65 65 66
Living Wage Family 1280 1290 1290 1290 1350 1520
Living Wage Individual 970 1170 1170 1170 1250 1470
Wages High Skilled 2210 2310 2310 2310 2360 2490
Wages Low Skilled 1330 1310 1310 1310 1350 1550
Average Weekly Hours 32 32.2 32.2 32.2 32.2 32.3
Employment Change 0 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.4