In October 1996, Scottish Unemployment fell by 7,691 to stand at 183,401. This represents a monthly fall of 4% and leaves 7.5% of the Scottish workforce without a job. The male count fell by 4,057 or by 2.8% whilst female jobless fell by 3,634 or 7.9%. Male unemployment currently stands at 141,193 or 10.4% of the male workforce and female jobless at 42,208 or 3.9% of the female workforce.
|Number of pages||45|
|Journal||Quarterly Economic Commentary|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1996|
- Scottish economic outlook
- Scottish economy
- regional review