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Household finances still feeling the squeeze, figures show

Household finances still feeling the squeeze, figures show | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The squeeze on household finances intensified at the start of 2017 as perceptions about price pressures hit a three-year high, according to an index.Inflation was perceived by households to be at its highest in three years, with a further acceleration
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Rise in number of jobless in Scotland as employment rate falls

Rise in number of jobless in Scotland as employment rate falls | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Scotland's jobless total rose by 11,000 in the three months to November.
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Number of workers edges down again, but pay growth picks up pace

Number of workers edges down again, but pay growth picks up pace | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it

"London Reuters - The number of people in work in Britain fell for a second time in a row in the three months to November, official data showed on Wednesday..."

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Rise in number of Scots seeking work - BBC News

Rise in number of Scots seeking work - BBC News | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Unemployment in Scotland rose by 11,000 between September and November 2016, according to official figures.
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UK unemployment falls to 1.6 million - BBC News

UK unemployment falls to 1.6 million - BBC News | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
UK unemployment fell by 52,000 to 1.6 million in three months to November, official figures show.
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Hard Brexit means retiring later, Britons warned

Hard Brexit means retiring later, Britons warned | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it

"A hard Brexit with deep cuts to immigration would force Britons into longer working lives in order to maintain a sustainable ratio of workers and pensioners, according to modelling conducted for the Guardian."

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Retire? No way! OAPs flock to part-time jobs 

Retire? No way! OAPs flock to part-time jobs  | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
More than 42,000 elderly Britons are in employment compared to 21,000 five years ago with many turning to the retail and service industries, while others have launched their own businesses.
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Pound slump pushes inflation to highest since July 2014

Pound slump pushes inflation to highest since July 2014 | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Inflation unexpectedly jumped to 1.6 per cent in December - the highest rate since July 2014 - in a clear sign that the slump in the pound is now feeding into domestic prices. City of London analysts had expected an increase in the rate from 1.2 per cent in November to only 1.4 per cent.
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Food and air fares send inflation to a 30-month high

Food and air fares send inflation to a 30-month high | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Inflation has jumped more quickly than expected to reach a 30-month high, as the cost of air fares and food rose during the past month.
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UK inflation hits highest level in over two years as weaker pound bites

Air fares and food among the main contributors to rise in inflation says Office for National Statistics.
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Brexit hit pushes UK inflation to highest since mid-2014

Brexit hit pushes UK inflation to highest since mid-2014 | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
British inflation rose more strongly than expected in December to hit its highest level since mid-2014, propelled by the Brexit-fuelled fall in the value of sterling which looks set to hit consumers' spending power harder in the coming months.
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US economy expected to grow by 2 percent in 2017, says IMF

US economy expected to grow by 2 percent in 2017, says IMF | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The incoming Trump administration is expected to increase its stimulus spending while global growth remains unchanged according to an International Monetary Fund report today.
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India ranks below Bangladesh, Nepal in inclusive development index

India ranks below Bangladesh, Nepal in inclusive development index | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
With a score of only 3.38, India ranks 60th despite the fact that its growth in GDP per capita is among the top 10
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Female employment hits an all-time high as wage growth rises

Female employment hits an all-time high as wage growth rises | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Female employment is at an all-time high, while wage growth has risen at its fastest pace since November 2015, according to the latest Government figures.
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Unemployment falls to the lowest level for a DECADE

Unemployment falls to the lowest level for a DECADE | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The jobless total was 1.6 million in the quarter to November, down by 52,000 on the previous three months and its lowest since early 2006.
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More signs of cooling in jobs market after Brexit vote

More signs of cooling in jobs market after Brexit vote | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The numbers in employment slipped for a second successive month in the quarter to November in a tentative sign of the labour market slowing in the wake of last June's Brexit vote. The workforce fell by 9,000 to just over 31.8 million according to the Office for National Statistics.
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U.K. Employment Steady, Wages Pick Up in Resilient Labor Market

U.K. Employment Steady, Wages Pick Up in Resilient Labor Market | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The U.K. economy lost fewer jobs than expected and wage growth picked up toward the end of 2016, suggesting the labor market remains relatively resilient.
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Pay growth accelerates but employment slips

Pay growth accelerates but employment slips | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The latest employment figures suggest rising wages are helping to shield consumers from rising prices for the moment.
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Raise state pension age to 70 by 2040 or face £15bn tax bill, says think tank

Raise state pension age to 70 by 2040 or face £15bn tax bill, says think tank | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Workers' income tax burden will have to increase by £15bn a year unless state pension age rises to 70 by 2040, a think-tank has said.
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Inflation spikes to a higher than forecast 1.6 per cent

Inflation spikes to a higher than forecast 1.6 per cent | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The cost of going to the shops is now rising faster than at any time since July 2014, partly prompted by a slump in the value of the pound since last year's Brexit vote.
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Inflation soars to 1.6% as weak pound pushes up prices

Inflation soars to 1.6% as weak pound pushes up prices | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Inflation has soared to its highest level in two-and-a-half years as air fares rose and the plunge in the pound started to affect food prices.
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UK inflation rate jumps to 1.6% - BBC News

UK inflation rate jumps to 1.6% - BBC News | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Inflation hit its highest rate since July 2014 last month as food prices and air fares rose.
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Inflation hits 2-year high as plunging pound affects food prices

Inflation hits 2-year high as plunging pound affects food prices | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the Consumer Price Index (CPI) measure of inflation hit 1.6% last month, up from 1.2% in November
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Inflation reaches 1.6% as falling pound hits food prices - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Inflation reaches 1.6% as falling pound hits food prices - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
Inflation soared to its highest level in two and a half years last month, as air fares rose and the plunge in the pound started to affect food prices.
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Brexit Britain gets another boost after IMF lifts growth forecasts for 2017

Brexit Britain gets another boost after IMF lifts growth forecasts for 2017 | Research in the news using data in the UK Data Service Collection | Scoop.it
It upgraded its prediction after a better-than-expected economic performance in the wake of the EU referendum
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