Asylum Statistics


Published 17/08/2017

This Commons Library briefing paper analyses asylum statistics and trends in the UK and other EU countries. Statistics on asylums seekers and refugees in the UK are published by the Home Office and contain data on the number of people applying for asylum and the outcomes of asylum applications. Statistics on asylum seekers and refugees in European Union countries are published in the Home Office bulletin and by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees.

Regional and National Economic Indicators


Published 17/08/2017

Data summarising the economic situation in the regions and countries of the UK

Employment by Country of Birth and Nationality


Published 17/08/2017

This Commons Library briefing paper analyses data on employment in the UK by country of birth and nationality. The briefing compares data from 1997 to 2016 and explains how figures for employment by nationality can differ to those for employment by country of birth.

Defence employment (UK): Social Indicators page


Published 16/08/2017

An overview of the strength of the UK Armed Forces.

Charities and the voluntary sector: statistics


Published 16/08/2017

Statistics on the size, income and activities of the voluntary sector. Includes data on social investment, National Lottery funding, charitable giving and rates of informal and formal volunteering.

Youth unemployment statistics


Published 16/08/2017

This paper presents the latest statistics on youth unemployment in the UK as well as comparisons with other EU countries.

Productivity: Key Economic Indicators


Published 16/08/2017

Latest statistics showing changes in UK productivity and comparisons of UK productivity with other G7 countries.

Defence expenditure (UK): Social Indicators page


Published 16/08/2017

An overview of UK defence expenditure.

Average Earnings: Key Economic Indicators


Published 16/08/2017

Average Earnings: Regularly updated data on average weekly earnings, including breakdowns by public and private sectors.

Employment - National: Key Economic Indicators


Published 16/08/2017

Employment: data on employment in the UK.