The number of unemployed persons in The United Kingdom decreased to 2322.20 Thousand in June of 2021 from 2495.70 Thousand in May of 2021. source: Office for National Statistics

Unemployed Persons in the United Kingdom averaged 1539.18 Thousand from 1971 until 2021, 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. United Kingdom Unemployed Persons - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on July of 2021.

Unemployed Persons in the United Kingdom is expected to be 2800.00 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 2450.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Unemployed Persons is projected to trend around 2250.00 Thousand in 2022 and 1850.00 Thousand in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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United Kingdom Unemployed Persons

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2322.20 2495.70 3090.00 422.60 1971 - 2021 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. .