Tag: Unemployment

The American Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 32, 2014: The American Recovery

In contrast to the UK recovery (covered by last week's chart), the US economy has been looking very positive for a while now.

/ August 6, 2014
UK Labour MarketUK Labour Market

Chart of the Week: Week 20, 2014: UK Labour Market

The official UK unemployment rate continued its sharp decline in the three months to March.

/ May 14, 2014
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
EU Unemployment Comparison

Chart of the Week: Week 6, 2014: EU Unemployment Comparison

Eurostat released the European Union's latest unemployment statistics at the end of last week, and they showed an overall rate of 12% in December 2013, compared to 11.9% in December 2012.

/ February 5, 2014