Chart of the Week

Employment by Age Group

Chart of the Week: Week 16, 2014: Employment by Age Group

Data released today show that UK employment continued to increase, with the unemployment rate down to 6.9%.

/ April 16, 2014
UK Trade

Chart of the Week: Week 15, 2014: UK Trade

This morning, official trade statistics were released for 2013, which included details on the top import and export markets for the UK, and what commodities are traded. 

/ April 9, 2014
Cost of Essentials

Chart of the Week: Week 14, 2014: Cost of Essentials

After last week's chart on wages compared to inflation, we received plenty of correspondence asking whether CPI is the best measure for the cost of living.

/ April 2, 2014
Wages vs. Prices

Chart of the Week: Week 13, 2014: Wages vs. Prices

Inflation figures for February were released this week, showing a further fall in the CPI measure to 1.7%.

/ March 26, 2014