||<p>While labour productivity statistics are estimated by sector, there are no official
statistics estimating the productivity of workers by their age.</p><p> </p><p>The
Low Pay Commission (LPC) recommends National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates to Government
based on detailed consideration of the evidence on the economy (including productivity
statistics), labour market and pay, as well as wide ranging consultation evidence.
Earlier this year the Government accepted all of the LPC’s recommendations for the
NMW rates that should come in to force in October this year for workers aged under