Monthly unemployment rate in the United Kingdom (UK) from January 2015 to April 2018

Monthly unemployment rate in the United Kingdom (UK) 2015-2018 This statistic shows the monthly unemployment rate (16 years old and over) in the United Kingdom (UK) from January 2015 to April 2018. At the start of 2015 unemployment was at 5.6 percent, the latest figure for April 2018 was 4.2 percent. The overall trend shows that national unemployment had been decreasing.
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Unemployment rate
Jan 15 5.6%
Feb 15 5.5%
Mar 15 5.5%
Apr 155.6%
May 155.6%
Jun 155.5%
Jul 155.4%
Aug 155.3%
Sep 155.2%
Oct 155.1%
Nov 155.1%
Dec 155.1%
Jan 165.1%
Feb 165.1%
Mar 165%
Apr 164.9%
May 164.9%
Jun 164.9%
Jul 165%
Aug 164.8%
Sep 164.8%
Oct 164.8%
Nov 164.8%
Dec 164.7%
Jan '17 4.7%
Feb '17 4.6%
Mar '17 4.6%
Apr '17 4.5%
May '17 4.4%
Jun '17 4.3%
Jul '174.3%
Aug '174.3%
Sep' 174.3%
Oct '174.3%
Nov '174.4%
Dec '174.3%
Jan '184.2%
Feb '184.2%
Mar '184.2%
Apr '184.2%
Unemployment rate
Jan 15 5.6%
Feb 15 5.5%
Mar 15 5.5%
Apr 155.6%
May 155.6%
Jun 155.5%
Jul 155.4%
Aug 155.3%
Sep 155.2%
Oct 155.1%
Nov 155.1%
Dec 155.1%
Jan 165.1%
Feb 165.1%
Mar 165%
Apr 164.9%
May 164.9%
Jun 164.9%
Jul 165%
Aug 164.8%
Sep 164.8%
Oct 164.8%
Nov 164.8%
Dec 164.7%
Jan '17 4.7%
Feb '17 4.6%
Mar '17 4.6%
Apr '17 4.5%
May '17 4.4%
Jun '17 4.3%
Jul '174.3%
Aug '174.3%
Sep' 174.3%
Oct '174.3%
Nov '174.4%
Dec '174.3%
Jan '184.2%
Feb '184.2%
Mar '184.2%
Apr '184.2%
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This statistic shows the monthly unemployment rate (16 years old and over) in the United Kingdom (UK) from January 2015 to April 2018. At the start of 2015 unemployment was at 5.6 percent, the latest figure for April 2018 was 4.2 percent. The overall trend shows that national unemployment had been decreasing.
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Release date
July 2018
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
January 2015 to April 2018
Age group
16 years and older

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