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U.K. Unemployment Rate

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Latest Release
Sep 14, 2021
Actual
4.6%
Forecast
4.6%
Previous
4.7%
The Unemployment Rate measures the percentage of the total work force that is not working, yet actively seeking employment. In the U.K., this measure spans the prior three months.

A reading that is higher than forecast is generally negative (bearish) for the GBP, while a lower than forecast reading is generally supportive (bullish) for the GBP.
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Source: Office for National Statistics
U.K. Unemployment Rate
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Sep 14, 2021 (Jul) 08:00 4.6% 4.6% 4.7%
Aug 17, 2021 (Jun) 08:00 4.7% 4.8% 4.8%
Jul 15, 2021 (May) 08:00 4.8% 4.7% 4.7%
Jun 15, 2021 (Apr) 08:00 4.7% 4.7% 4.8%
May 18, 2021 (Mar) 08:00 4.8% 4.9% 4.9%
Apr 20, 2021 (Feb) 08:00 4.9% 5.1% 5.0%

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