LMS MfE statement

15 February 2022

As you know, this morning, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published its latest labour market figures.

Please find below a statement by the Minister for Employment.

Minister for Employment, Mims Davies MP said:

“Today’s figures show further positive signs of recovery, with unemployment continuing to drop and 436,000 people joining company payrolls since the start of the pandemic, a record high number of employees including more young and older workers.

“Through our Way to Work campaign we are making sure that anyone who is ready to work can get into a job faster than ever before, allowing them to progress to a fulfilling career, giving them financial independence as well as improved wellbeing.”