Job Seekers Allowance Claimant Count

Based on the number of Job Seekers Allowance claimants as a percentage of the total working-age (16 to 64) population.

 

Claimant count unemployment counts for April of each year

Area201420152016201720182019
South Hams 004B10101510510
Q4 - Below Average1,7709401,0401,1501,1401,545
South Hams625280305350425645
Devon7,7753,6454,0654,5904,4306,735
South West50,65835,29228,68845,43555,29567,855
England814,654573,096451,428664,015758,710922,235
Southern LCP4,4702,1702,1902,5352,5303,670

 

Claimant count unemployment rates (%) for April of each year

Area201420152016201720182019
South Hams 004B0.9%0.9%1.4%0.9%0.5%0.9%
Q4 - Below Average1.2%0.6%0.7%0.8%0.8%1.0%
South Hams1.3%0.6%0.6%0.7%0.9%1.3%
Devon1.7%0.8%0.9%1.0%1.0%1.5%
South West1.5%1.1%0.9%1.6%1.9%2.0%
England2.4%1.7%1.3%2.3%2.7%2.6%
Southern LCP2.8%1.3%1.4%1.6%1.6%2.3%

 

Trend of claimant count unemployment rates (%) for April of each year

 

Claimant count unemployment counts for April 2016

 

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