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Unemployment is rocketing

Issue No. 2244

More than 1,500 workers are now losing their jobs every single day, new figures reveal.

In Glasgow North East there are now 42 unemployed people chasing every job vacancy—a rise of over 1,000 percent since 2008. Unemployment has shot to over 2.5 million nationally.

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Tue 22 Mar 2011, 17:18 GMT
Issue No. 2244
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