United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate  1992-2017 | Data | Chart

Long Term Unemployment Rate in the United Kingdom remained unchanged at 1.20 percent in the first quarter of 2017 from 1.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016. Long Term Unemployment Rate in the United Kingdom averaged 2.10 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.

United Kingdom Long Term Unemployment Rate
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United Kingdom Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.30 4.40 12.00 3.40 percent [+]
Employed Persons 30974.00 30906.00 30974.00 23187.00 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 806.30 809.10 3090.00 422.60 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 8540.00 8492.00 8583.00 5995.00 Thousand [+]
Full Time Employment 23596.00 23581.00 23596.00 19136.00 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 75.30 75.10 75.30 65.60 percent [+]
Claimant Count Change -2.80 -2.90 142.80 -98.50 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 78.80 78.70 78.80 74.10 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.20 1.20 4.30 0.90 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 11.80 12.10 22.30 9.70 percent [+]
Labour Costs 102.90 102.60 103.00 20.70 Index Points [+]
Productivity 101.80 102.40 102.40 44.60 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 774.00 768.00 777.00 432.00 Thousand [+]
Wages 505.00 505.00 505.00 300.00 GBP/Week [+]
Wage Growth 2.10 2.10 6.60 -2.60 percent [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 588.00 585.00 588.00 356.00 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 [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1190.00 1220.00 1260.00 1160.00 GBP/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 2140.00 2190.00 2190.00 2040.00 GBP/Month [+]
Living Wage Family 1152.50 1141.20 1152.50 1006.10 GBP/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1043.60 1019.80 1043.60 878.80 GBP/Month [+]
Average Weekly Hours 32.20 32.20 33.50 31.30 Hours [+]
Employment Change 0.40 0.40 0.80 -0.90 percent [+]


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 September of 2017.

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




long term unemployment rate by Country

Last
Spain 8.60 Mar/17
Italy 6.80 Mar/17
Euro Area 4.70 Mar/17
France 4.00 Jun/17
Turkey 2.60 Mar/17
Netherlands 2.20 Mar/17
Germany 1.70 Mar/17
Japan 1.30 Dec/14
United Kingdom 1.20 Mar/17
United States 1.08 Aug/17