Number of people employed in the UK 1971-2020

There were approximately 31 million people employed in the United Kingdom in the three months to December 2020 compared with 31.3 million in the three months to July 2020. During the provided time period, the employment figures peaked in the UK during January 2020 at 31.6 million, and was it's lowest in April 1983, at just under 23.2 million.

Number of people employed in the United Kingdom from March 1971 to December 2020

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Source

Release date

February 2021

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

March 1971 to December 2020

Age group

16-64

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