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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
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh ED105105115958565
Q3 - Average2,9653,0562,8672,6172,4202,042
Teignbridge1,2001,1901,1001,0251,065860
Devon7,2907,5316,9756,2455,8455,085
Southern LCP3,5553,6153,4653,1853,0752,605

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

Area201120122013201420152016
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh ED9.1%9.2%10.1%8.6%4.9%3.8%
Q3 - Average8.1%8.3%7.8%7.1%6.6%5.6%
Teignbridge10.6%10.6%9.8%9.1%9.5%7.7%
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%
Southern LCP13.8%14.2%13.6%12.6%12.2%10.3%

 

Trend of percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants (latest period)

 

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