Employment in the voluntary sector continues to rise

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Latest Labour Force Survey figures for the first quarter of 2010 show that the voluntary sector now employs 778,000 people, an increase of 6.5% over the last year. This is in contrast to the public and private sectors which have shown a decrease of 0.5% and 2.3% respectively.

The findings were produced by the Third Sector Research Centre (TSRC) and the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) in partnership with Skills -Third Sector.

Read more about the findings in our press release, there is also a news item on Third Sector magazine’s website.

Last Updated: July 27, 2017 at 8:41 am

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