The latest Labour Market Statistics have just been released by the ONS, revealing that unemployment remains at 40-year low!
Official figures show that unemployment has remained at 4.3%, the lowest rate since 1975.
Minister for Employment, Damian Hinds said:
“The strength of the economy is driving an increase in full-time, permanent jobs and a near-record number of people are now in work thanks to the Government’s welfare reforms”
The figures, released by the Office for National Statistics, also show that employment remains at a near record high, with 32 million people in work.