UK unemployment rate rises to 4.8%: official data

November 10, 2020: Britain's unemployment rate has jumped to 4.8 percent as the coronavirus pandemic destroys a record number of UK jobs, official data showed Tuesday.

The reading for the third quarter compared with an unemployment rate of 4.5 percent for June-August, the Office for National Statistics said in a statement.

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Posted on: 2020-11-10T13:10:00+05:00

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