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Underemployed workers 'not represented in jobless statistics'

Underemployed workers 'not represented in jobless statistics'

Unemployment figures to be released this week are likely to significantly underrepresent the number of workers affected by the recession since they don't take into account  underemployed and other workers, says the TUC.…

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Unemployment rises to 2.685m

Unemployment rises to 2.685m

The number of people who are unemployed has risen again, although there has been a small fall in the number of long-term unemployed, according to official figures released today.

 

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Unemployment to hit 8.8% by end of 2012

Unemployment to hit 8.8% by end of 2012

Unemployment will keep rising in 2012 and will hit 8.8 per cent by the end of the year, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

 

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Unemployment at 17-year high

Unemployment at 17-year high

Unemployment has risen to a 17-year high, with the young particularly badly hit, according to the latest unemployment statistics from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Low paid 'most likely to be long-term unemployed'

Low paid 'most likely to be long-term unemployed'

Dole claimants from professional occupations have seen barely any change in the length of time they are spending out of work, but the number of low-paid workers who are out of work for more than months has risen significantly, according to TUC research.…

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