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?Unemployment rate (%)
?Unemployment levels (000s)
?Employment rate (%)
?Employment levels (000s)
?GDP gap
(% fall since recession)
?Employment rate gap
(% fall since recession)
?Part-time workers (000s)
?Involuntary part-time workers (000s)
?Temporary workers (000s)
?Involuntary temporary workers (000s)
?Self-employed (000s)
?"Want work" rate (%)
?Economically inactive people (000s)
?Economic inactivity rate (%)
?Youth unemployment level (000s)
?Long-term unemployment level (000s)
?Vacancy ratio
(claimants per job)
?Average weekly earnings (£)
?RPI inflation (index)
?CPI inflation (index)
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Unemployment rate

The proportion of economically active adults who are unemployed

Economic indicators for 06/2014

Unemployment rate6.2%downUnemployment levels2,019,000down
Employment rate73%sameEmployment levels30,609,000up
GDP gap0.2%sameEmployment rate gap0%same
Part-time workers8,233,000upInvoluntary part-time workers1,333,000down
Temporary workers1,669,000upInvoluntary temporary workers612,000up
Self-employed4,541,000down"Want work" rate12.4%same
Economically inactive people8,930,000upEconomic inactivity rate22.1%up
Youth unemployment level747,000downLong-term unemployment level723,000down
Vacancy ratio3.1downAverage weekly earnings£478up
RPI inflation257upCPI inflation128.3up
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