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Employment: East Midlands

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN 908774, tabled on 9 February 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent assessment his Department has made of trends in the number of people in work in the East Midlands.

Answered on

20 February 2017

The number of people in employment in the East Midlands has increased by 37,000 over the past year. At 75.7%, the employment rate is close to a record high for the region.

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