Research and analysis

Characteristics of people returning or planning to return to work

Analysis of those returning to work after a break of a year or more to care for others.


Returners to the labour market: regression results

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The government provides funds to help people back into work after time off to care for others. This report aims to help identify people that may be looking for the support and who could benefit from it.

The report explores:

  • the demographics and characteristics of returners and potential returners to work
  • the likelihood of their potential return
  • the types of work they do when they return
Published 20 June 2018