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UK unemployment drops by 28000 - BBC News


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UK unemployment drops by 28000
BBC News
UK unemployment fell to 1.68 million between November and January, down 28,000 from the previous quarter, the Office for National Statistics says. The rate of unemployment remained at 5.1%, maintaining a decade-low rate. Some 31.42 million are in work, ...

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