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U.K. Claimant Count Change

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U.K. Claimant Count Change

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Latest Release
Jul 15, 2021
Actual
-114.8K
Previous
-92.6K
Claimant Count Change measures the change in the number of unemployed people in the U.K. during the reported month. A rising trend indicates weakness in the labor market, which has a trickle-down effect on consumer spending and economic growth.

A higher than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP, while lower than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP.
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Source: Office for National Statistics
U.K. Claimant Count Change
 
Release Date Time Actual Forecast Previous
Jul 15, 2021 (Jun) 02:00 -114.8K   -92.6K
Jun 15, 2021 (May) 02:00 -92.6K   -55.8K
May 18, 2021 (Apr) 02:00 -15.1K   -19.4K
Apr 20, 2021 (Mar) 02:00 10.1K   86.6K
Mar 23, 2021 (Feb) 03:00 86.6K   -20.8K
Feb 23, 2021 (Jan) 03:00 -20.0K 35.0K -20.4K

News

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Analysis

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Since early morning on Thursday, the pound sterling went through a series of wild swings. Such turbulence was caused mainly by mixed data on the UK labor market. The jobless rate edged up to 4.8% in...

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Sarfaraz Khan
Sarfaraz Khan Mar 16, 2020 11:01PM ET
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GBP NEWS TODAY BUY 45% SURE
AL Nazir
AL Nazir Dec 11, 2018 4:13AM ET
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gbp news tody buy 100 % sure
paresh pagi
paresh pagi Apr 17, 2018 4:17AM ET
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GBP today, which direction?
Hung Ngo
hungngo Nov 15, 2017 4:00AM ET
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GBPJPY today, which direction?
Felipe AraUJo
Felipe AraUJo Oct 13, 2015 4:31PM ET
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tomorrow (Wed) will rise or will fall?
adnan firdaus
adnan firdaus Nov 12, 2014 1:08AM ET
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gbpusd today what do u think buy or sell need some advise.......
Raafat Ghoson
Raafat Ghoson Nov 12, 2014 1:08AM ET
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GDP UP,. USD today losing among major basket currencies and news will be good for GDP.
adnan firdaus
adnan firdaus Nov 12, 2014 1:08AM ET
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its that means we going to buy gbp...thanks for ur advise sir.....
adnan firdaus
adnan firdaus Nov 12, 2014 1:06AM ET
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GBPUSD today buy or sell ?????
Peter Juhasz
Peter Juhasz Aug 13, 2014 4:17AM ET
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HI. GBP down? why? Prev -36,3, Forecast is -30, this is godd for GBP, or not?.
Dulaj Anuranga Fernando
Dulaj Anuranga Fernando Aug 13, 2014 2:09AM ET
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How is today?
sameer kureshi
sameer kureshi Jul 16, 2014 4:16AM ET
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GBP will go down ? after news relese ?
Humayun Ikram
Humayun Ikram Jul 16, 2014 4:16AM ET
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yes
javier daniel dorantes andrade
javier daniel dorantes andrade Jul 16, 2014 4:16AM ET
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accurate as I see it will be a trend of about 2 minutes
javier daniel dorantes andrade
javier daniel dorantes andrade Jul 16, 2014 4:16AM ET
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exact calculation will drop will be short
 
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