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Claimant Count Change presents the change in the number of people claiming unemployment benefits during the given month.
An increase in the claimant count is an indication of weakness in the labor narket and can have a negative effect on the GDP quotes.
The chart of the entire available history of the "United Kingdom Claimant Count Change" macroeconomic indicator. The dashed line shows the forecast values of the economic indicator for the specified dates.
A significant deviation of a real value from a forecast one may cause a short-term strengthening or weakening of a national currency in the Forex market. The threshold values of the indicators signaling the approach of the critical state of the national (local) economy occupy a special place.