- The main findings of this release are that employment continued to rise and unemployment continued to fall. These changes continue the general direction of movement since late 2011/early 2012
- For August to October 2014, 73.0% of people aged from 16 to 64 were in work, up from 71.8% for a year earlier
- The unemployment rate for August to October 2014 was 6.0%, down from 7.4% for a year earlier
More good news!
This mirrored a 2011 story by the Daily Mail which reported how UK benefits were (not illegally) being used to construct mansions in Romania.