Tag: inequality

Regional Disposable Income

Chart of the Week: Week 21, 2016: Regional Disposable Income

Data released by the ONS this morning showed that the gap in gross disposable income between the richest region of the UK (London) and the poorest (Northern Ireland) opened up to the largest it has been since records began in...

/ May 25, 2016
UK Income Distribution

Chart of the Week: Week 8, 2016: UK Income Distribution

The Office for National Statistics released a report yesterday on household income for the financial year 2014/15.

/ February 24, 2016
Employment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 3, 2016: Employment and Earnings

Labour market statistics were released today, and they showed another record high employment rate (74%).

/ January 20, 2016
Regional Unemployment

Chart of the Week: Week 45, 2015: Regional Unemployment

After a brief stutter last quarter, the UK's headline unemployment rate continued to fall in the third quarter of the year, to 5.3% (the lowest it has been since the beginning of 2008, when it stayed at 5.2% for around...

/ November 11, 2015