The number of unemployed persons in The United Kingdom increased to 1234.50 Thousand in January of 2020 from 1229 Thousand in December of 2019. United Kingdom Unemployed Persons - data, historical chart, and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2020 from its official source.

Unemployed Persons in the United Kingdom averaged 1514.08 Thousand from 1971 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 3090 Thousand in July of 1986 and a record low of 422.60 Thousand in December of 1973. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Unemployed Persons - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. source: Office for National Statistics

Unemployed Persons in the United Kingdom is expected to be 1290.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Unemployed Persons in the United Kingdom to stand at 1410.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 1550.00 Thousand in 2021, according to our econometric models.

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United Kingdom Unemployed Persons

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1234.50 1229.00 3090.00 422.60 1971 - 2020 Thousand Monthly
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United Kingdom Unemployed Persons
The number of unemployed persons refers to the claimant count which is a full count of the number of people claiming Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA) each month. .