UK: Unemployment rate

(measure: percent, source: Office for National Statistics of the United Kingdom)
Unemployment rate, percent in the UK, August, 2017: Data for that indicator for the UK are available from February 1971 to August 2017. During that period, the average value for the UK was 7.05 percent with a high of 11.9 percent in March 1984 and a low of 3.4 percent in November 1973. The source of the data for this indicator for the UK is: Office for National Statistics of the United Kingdom. Click on the following link to see the values of Unemployment rate, percent around the world.
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Measure: percent
Source: Office for National Statistics of the United Kingdom
Definition: The unemployment rate represents the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.