04 July 2019

The current dataset was previously part of the labour productivity release. On the 5th July 2019 it became part of the unit labour cost release. Please find information in the Improving the presentation of the labour productivity release: July 2019 article.

09 October 2020

Please note that the title of a data series in this time series was amended post-publication. This was to reflect the change in the base year of the series from 2016 to 2018. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

  • This is an accredited National Statistic. Click for information about types of official statistics.
  • Release date:
    07 October 2020
  • Next release:
    8 January 2021
  • Dataset ID:

About this Dataset

Quarterly unit labour cost (ULC) and unit wage cost (UWC) for the whole UK economy and unit wage cost (UWC) for manufacturing industries.

Edition in this dataset

Previous versions of this data are available.

Contact details for this dataset

Stuart Newman
+44 (0)1633 455086