The number of people in work in the UK fell by 147,000 on quarter to 32.37 million in the three months to January of 2021, but less than forecasts of a 167 thousand fall. Compared to the same period a year ago the employment dropped by 611 thousand, the most since May to July 2009 as 438,000 jobs were lost among men and 173,000 among women - the largest drop since December 1991 to February 1992. source: Office for National Statistics
Employment Change in the United Kingdom averaged 39.47 Thousand from 1971 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 311 Thousand in March of 2014 and a record low of -334 Thousand in May of 2020. This page provides - United Kingdom Employment Change- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Employment Change - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2021.
Employment Change in the United Kingdom is expected to be -84.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Employment Change in the United Kingdom to stand at 50.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Employment Change is projected to trend around 30.00 Thousand in 2022 and 25.00 Thousand in 2023, according to our econometric models.