Search rightsnet
Search options

Where

Benefit

Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction

From

to

24 April, 2020 Open access

More than a quarter of workers were furloughed in first two weeks of the coronavirus lockdown

Analysis by the Office for National Statistics provides indication, based on a survey of employers, of the impact that COVID-19 is having on the labour market

More than a quarter of workers were furloughed in the first two weeks of the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown, according to new analysis from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

In 'Furloughing of workers across UK businesses: 23 March 2020 to 5 April 2020', published yesterday, the ONS provides an early indication, based on a survey of employers, of the impact that COVID-19 is having on the labour market.

The analysis includes that, in the period from 23 March to 5 April 2020 -

 The ONS analysis Furloughing of workers across UK businesses: 23 March 2020 to 5 April 2020 is available from gov.uk