@ONS reports that 1 in 5 adults have experienced some form of depression during the pandemic
With the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reporting that one in five adults have experienced some form of depression during the coronavirus pandemic, a rate which has doubled since the beginning of the year, mental health support for employees is more critical than ever. In addition, the Carnegie UK Trust found that the wellbeing of people in England was in ‘free fall’ in their latest report on Gross Domestic Wellbeing.
UK labour market: December 2020
Early estimates for November 2020 suggest that there is a slight drop over the month in the number of payroll employees in the UK. Since February 2020, the number of payroll employees has fallen by 819,000; however, the larger falls were seen at the start of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
UK labour market: November 2020 – more measures needed to support jobs recovery as weak labour market figures driven by continued fall in hiring and spare capacity
Sector response to November ONS Labour Market Stats Release: