Unemployment drops in last 12 months, but numbers in work fall in last quarter.

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September

Unemployment drops in last 12 months, but numbers in work fall in last quarter.

  There were 1.43 million unemployed people, 26,000 fewer than for May to July 2017 and 182,000 fewer than for a year earlier. The unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, down from 4.8 percent for a year earlier and the joint lowest since 1975. There were 32.08 million people in work, 56,000 fewer than for May to […]