International Workers Day

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2023 Date1 May 2023
2024 Date1 May 2024
International Workers Day

International Workers Day History

International Workers Day seeks to celebrate and appreciate workers achievements. Workers Day is also a campaign for decent work and fair pay. This holiday has helped improve the working conditions of workers, and safer working conditions worldwide. Workers Day became a holiday in the late 1800’s when workers unionized and protested for better wages and working conditions in Chicago, U.S. Workers Day is celebrated annually around the world on May 1st.

International Workers Day Facts

  • According to GrabJobs, in 2023, the most in-demand job in the UK is the project manager position with over 22,000 job openings.
  • According to the International Labour Organization, in 2022, there are over 3.3 billion workers around the world.
  • According to the Office for National Statistics, in 2023, there are over 30 million employees in the UK.
  • In 2022, the unemployment rate in the United Kingdom was 4.1%.

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