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.
Data summarising the economic situation in the regions and countries of the UK
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.
An overview of the strength of the UK Armed Forces.
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.
This paper presents the latest statistics on youth unemployment in the UK as well as comparisons with other EU countries.
Latest statistics showing changes in UK productivity and comparisons of UK productivity with other G7 countries.
An overview of UK defence expenditure.
Average Earnings: Regularly updated data on average weekly earnings, including breakdowns by public and private sectors.
Employment: data on employment in the UK.