Unemployment figures in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2000 to 2017 (in 1,000)

Unemployment figures in the United Kingdom (UK) 2000-2017 This statistic shows the unemployment figure for the United Kingdom (UK) from 2000 to 2017. In 2000, unemployment in the UK was at 1,587,000. In 2017, 1,480,000 members of the UK labor force aged 16 and over didn't have a job. This figure was a the lowest on record since 2007.
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Unemployment figures in thousands
20001,587
20011,489
20021,529
20031,489
20041,424
20051,464
20061,671
20071,655
20081,786
20092,403
20102,497
20112,593
20122,572
20132,474
20142,026
20151,780
20161,633
20171,480
Unemployment figures in thousands
20001,587
20011,489
20021,529
20031,489
20041,424
20051,464
20061,671
20071,655
20081,786
20092,403
20102,497
20112,593
20122,572
20132,474
20142,026
20151,780
20161,633
20171,480
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This statistic shows the unemployment figure for the United Kingdom (UK) from 2000 to 2017. In 2000, unemployment in the UK was at 1,587,000. In 2017, 1,480,000 members of the UK labor force aged 16 and over didn't have a job. This figure was a the lowest on record since 2007.
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Release date
February 2018
Region
United Kingdom
Survey time period
2000 to 2017
Age group
16 years and older
Supplementary notes
Figures quoted are a four quarter average.

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