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Employment highest level since 1971

Employment highest since 1971

The employment rate for October to December 2018 was the joint-highest since 1971, according to the latest ONS figures.
GDP grows by 0.6% in Q3

UK Economy grows 0.6% in Q3

The UK economy grew by 0.6 % in the third quarter of 2018, expanding by 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. The latest...
Inflation falls in November

UK inflation falls as petrol prices tumble

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) fell to 2.3% in November, the lowest inflation rate since March last year. The latest figures from the Office for...
Manufacturing saw no growth at all in the latest three months

UK Economy: No growth in Manufacturing

The UK Economy grew 0.4% in the three months to October, with GDP growth driven mainly by the services sector. The latest GDP figures from...
Wages increased by 3.2%

UK wages increase by 3.2%

32.41 million people in work 4.1% unemployment 1.38 million unemployed people 3.2% increase in wages UK unemployment rate for the three months to September...
House prices remain stable

House prices remain stable

UK house prices remain stable, according to the latest data from the Office for National Statistics. House prices have increased by 3.2% in the year...
Unemployment rate stays at record 4.0%

Unemployment rate stays at lowest level since 1975

32.4 million people working Unemployment rate 4% Earnings increase by 2.9% UK unemployment rate has stayed at its record low of 4.0%, according to the...
Retail sales boosted by sunshine and world cup

UK retail sales bounce back in July

UK Retail sales rise by 0.7% Online spending reaches record high World Cup and Sunshine boost sales UK Retail sales increased by 0.7%, following June's...
UK inflation rises to 2.5% in July

UK inflation rises to 2.5%

UK inflation (CPI) rises to 2.5% CPIH remains at 2.3% Transport rises by 5.6% Prices for clothing and footwear fall by 0.4% Consumer price...
UK unemployment falls to 1.36 million

Unemployment falls to 1.36 million

Unemployment falls to 1.36 million 32.39 million people working Employment rate 75.6% UK unemployment has fallen to 1.36 million people, 124,000 fewer than a...