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02 Dec 2011, by in Web links

  • CIPD asks how many public sector jobs will go when you add up the latest forecast from the Office for Budget Responsibility, the 2010 cuts and the extra cuts planned for 2015-6. The November OBR forecast is for 710,000 jobs lost in the public sector; 140,000 jobs were lost in 2010-11, producing a total of 850,000 jobs lost by 2017, 15% of the public sector workforce at the start of 2010. CIPD says this is "unprecedented in UK economic history"