Tag: productivity

GDP per Hour Worked v.s. Employee Engagement

Chart of the Week: Week 4, 2018: GDP per Hour Worked v.s. Employee Engagement

The chart shows that just 8% of UK employees are enthused about their work and work environment in 2016. This represents a fall from 17% in 2012. The chart ...

/ January 25, 2018
Productivity Output v.s. Gross Fixed Capital Formation

Chart of the Week: Week 26, 2017: Productivity Output v.s. Gross Fixed Capital Formation

This chart shows the relationship between the level of gross fixed capital formation (GFCF) and the productivity of the economy.

/ July 6, 2017
Government Spending on Education v.s. Labour Productivity

Chart of the Week: Week 44, 2016: Government Spending on Education v.s. Labour Productivity

The chart shows that the UK, when compared to other EU countries with strong economies, has one of the lowest levels of spending on vocational education as a percentage of GDP (under 1.5%).

/ November 3, 2016
Hours Worked by Region

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2016: Hours Worked by Region

According to today's labour market report from the ONS, total hours worked in the UK reached a new peak in the final quarter of 2015.

/ February 17, 2016