UK unemployment drops to 1.64 million

  • The total UK unemployment has dropped between April and June as an aftermath of the Brexit voting. According to the Office for National Statistics(ONS), the UK's jobless count has dropped by 52,000 to reach 1.64 million. Moreover, the unemployment rate continues to remain at 4.9/5. The total count of people on the claimant count last month i.e. the number of unemployed people in the first month since the UK's brexit vote was reduced from 8,600 to 763,600, starting the month of June.