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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
Torridge 009455055504045
Q2 - Above Average4,3554,5154,0953,7003,4402,910
Torridge715830765660585515
Devon7,2907,5316,9756,2455,8455,085
Northern LCP1,6601,8551,7401,5501,4201,260

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

Area201120122013201420152016
Torridge 0097.7%8.5%9.3%8.5%6.8%7.7%
Q2 - Above Average12.6%13.1%11.8%10.8%10.0%8.5%
Torridge12.1%13.7%12.7%11.2%9.9%8.7%
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%
Northern LCP10.9%12.2%11.6%10.5%9.6%8.5%

 

Trend of percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants (latest period)

 

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