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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

Area 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Torridge 009 45 50 55 50 40 45
Q2 - Above Average 4,355 4,515 4,095 3,700 3,440 2,910
Torridge 715 830 765 660 585 515
Devon 7,290 7,531 6,975 6,245 5,845 5,085
Northern LCP 1,660 1,855 1,740 1,550 1,420 1,260

 

Percentage of 16 to 24 benefit claimants

Area 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Torridge 009 7.7% 8.5% 9.3% 8.5% 6.8% 7.7%
Q2 - Above Average 12.6% 13.1% 11.8% 10.8% 10.0% 8.5%
Torridge 12.1% 13.7% 12.7% 11.2% 9.9% 8.7%
Devon 9.1% 9.4% 8.6% 7.7% 7.2% 6.3%
South West 10.0% 10.5% 9.8% 8.6% 7.8% 6.2%
England 12.0% 12.5% 11.6% 9.9% 8.5% 6.7%
Northern LCP 10.9% 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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