Rate of immigration on both sides of the Atlantic (2/3)

Rate of immigration on both sides of the Atlantic (2/3)

In a previous post we briefly talked about race relations on each side of the Atlantic and we noted a difference in attitude with regards to indirect discrimination, which highlights a hypocrisy between a formal ‘official  equality’, and de facto inequality.  In this post, I wish to broaden the focus to other types of anti-discrimination law, before moving onto the recent change of mood music (Brexit and Trump), before moving the discussion on to a consideration of immigration rates.

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Ratio of average annual hours worked per % of unemployment

Ratio of average annual hours worked per % of unemployment

In response to Marco Fante’s comment made on Richard Murphy’s blog, I pulled together the stats that express the ratio of average hours worked for each percentage point of unemployment in the UK.

The average annual hours worked I found OECD website, and pulled the figure of unemployment from the Office of National Statistics.

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