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UK highest underemployment in EU and zero hour contracts up 400,000 since 2010

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UK highest underemployment rate in EU, with 20% of entire EU underemployment [among worst in world]

UK largest underemployed in EU, by number, &almost worst rate just beaten by Spain among full timers

UK amongst worst underemployment in EU, Eurostat figures:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_STAT-14-56_en.htm

UK workers on zero hr contracts triples to record high,up by about 400.000 since 2010

 

(Data up to 2013, possibly even higher by 2014)

 

79% of UK workers on zero hour contracts paid between zero and less than median wages
http://union-news.co.uk/2014/04/truth-behind-zero-hours-contracts/

UK Zero Hr contracts rocket between Dec 2012- Dec 2013:

Guardian: UK labour market tending to zero

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