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Unemployment figures in Fenland revealed




The unemployment rate in Fenland is performing in line with the rest of England, new data reveals.

Fenland unemployment figures are in line with the national numbers. (11229215)
Fenland unemployment figures are in line with the national numbers. (11229215)

Although several studies point out that Brexit is damaging consumer confidence, employers across the country keep hiring, pushing the UK employment rate to its highest in more than 44 years.

The latest ONS data shows that 3.7 per cent of people aged between 16 and 64 and actively looking for a job were unemployed in Fenland in 2018 – around 2,000 people.


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