The latest economic and labour market statistics.

This tool keeps you up to date with:

  • Economic trends, including inflation.
  • Labour market information, including unemployment rates.
  • Pay and hours figures, including average earnings.

Economic trends

Labour market

  • Labour disputes

    Updated to include official statistics from the ONS for June 2017 on days lost to labour disputes and the number of stoppages. The next ONS release date is 13 September 2017.

  • Employment

    Updated to include the latest official statistics from the ONS on employment and unemployment, and labour market forecasts from HM Treasury and ManpowerGroup. The next ONS release date is 13 September 2017.

  • Recruitment

    Updated to include data for July 2017 on the availability and recruitment of permanent and temporary staff from IHS Markit/Recruitment & Employment Confederation. The next figures are due to be published on 8 September 2017.

Pay and hours