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June 2012

Hull Jobs shock - Hull North has more job-seekers chasing each job than anywhere

Jun 20, 2012

Hull North's Labour MP Diana Johnson has reacted to today's figures showing that Hull North has more unemployed people chasing each job than anywhere in the UK.

Hull North MP Diana Johnson said: "Today's official jobs figures show that Hull North now has more job-seekers chasing each available job than anywhere else in the UK. There are 43.6 job-seekers for each vacancy in Hull North, compared with a national average of 5.