United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate  1992-2018 | Data | Chart

Long Term Unemployment Rate in the United Kingdom decreased to 1.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 1.20 percent in the third quarter of 2017. Long Term Unemployment Rate in the United Kingdom averaged 2.07 percent from 1992 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 4.30 percent in the second quarter of 1993 and a record low of 0.90 percent in the third quarter of 2004.

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United Kingdom Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.20 4.20 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 32394.00 32344.00 32394.00 23630.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 886.20 893.90 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 8636.00 8598.00 8636.00 5995.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 23758.00 23746.00 23758.00 19136.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 75.60 75.60 75.60 65.60 percent [+]
Claimant Count Change -7.70 28.20 142.80 -98.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 79.00 79.00 79.00 74.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.10 1.20 4.30 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.50 11.50 22.30 9.70 percent [+]
Productivity 101.40 101.90 101.90 43.70 Index Points [+]
Labour Costs 105.50 105.10 105.50 20.80 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 818.00 806.00 822.00 432.00 Thousand [+]
Wages 516.00 515.00 516.00 300.00 GBP/Week [+]
Wage Growth 2.50 2.60 6.60 -2.60 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 599.00 599.00 599.00 356.00 GBP/Week [+]
Minimum Wages 7.83 7.50 7.83 5.05 GBP/Hour [+]
Population 65.81 65.38 65.81 52.20 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 64.17 65.00 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 Low Skilled 1330.00 1280.00 1330.00 1220.00 GBP/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 2210.00 2110.00 2210.00 2110.00 GBP/Month [+]
Average Weekly Hours 31.80 31.90 33.50 31.30 Hours [+]
Employment Change 146.00 197.00 307.00 -279.00 Thousand [+]


United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate

In the United Kingdom, the long term unemployment rate refers to the share of unemployed persons since 12 months or more in the total number of active persons (those who are either employed or unemployed) in the labour market. This page provides - United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.10 1.20 4.30 0.90 1992 - 2017 percent Quarterly




long term unemployment rate by Country
Country Last
Spain 7.10 Dec/17
Italy 6.40 Dec/17
Euro Area 4.10 Dec/17
France 3.60 Dec/17
Turkey 2.30 Dec/17
Netherlands 1.70 Dec/17
Switzerland 1.60 Dec/17
Germany 1.50 Dec/17
United Kingdom 1.10 Dec/17
United States 0.74 May/18


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