Aged 16 to 24 Benefit Claimants

Based on the number of 16 to 24 year-olds claiming Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) benefits as a percentage of the total 16 to 24 year-old population.

 

Number of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

Area201120122013201420152016
East Devon 006B10151010510
Q4 - Below Average1,8531,7951,6531,5151,4251,215
East Devon960995905785690655
Devon7,2907,5316,9756,2455,8455,085
Eastern Locality3,6403,6713,4052,9702,6952,415

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

Area201120122013201420152016
East Devon 006B8.9%13.0%8.0%5.5%2.7%5.5%
Q4 - Below Average7.9%7.6%7.0%6.3%6.0%5.1%
East Devon8.2%8.5%7.7%6.8%5.9%5.6%
Devon9.1%9.4%8.6%7.7%7.2%6.3%
South West10.0%10.5%9.8%8.6%7.8%6.2%
England12.0%12.5%11.6%9.9%8.5%6.7%
Eastern Locality8.3%8.2%7.4%6.4%5.8%5.2%

 

Trend of percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants (latest period)

 

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