Read more about unemployment figures

Nationally, around 50,000 more people were in work according to the official figures for July to September. The unemployment figure is 2.51 million. Average earnings are also up 1.8%.[

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South West Unemployment Falls

Unemployment in the South West dropped by 2,000 this summer, according to the official figures released today.