Unemployment

Claimant figures for Bournemouth

The Office for National Statistics publish the most recent figures of working-age people claiming Job Seeker’s Allowance (JSA), these are available to view on the Nomis site.

It doesn’t include the amount of people seeking work who don’t claim JSA, or people claiming Universal Credit. For more information there is news update explaining the count here.

 

 
Claimant count with rates and proportions       
  July 2014   July 2015 Annual Change 
 Area Number Rate Number  Rate Number  %
Bournemouth 2,209  1.8  1,525  1.2 -684  -31.0
Dorset 2,065  0.9  1,603 0.7  -462  -22.4
Poole  1,129 1.2  843  0.9  -286  -25.3
South East  76,612 1.4  56,146  1.0 -20,466  -26.7
South West 48,508 1.5  34,648  1.0  -13,860  -28.6
United Kingdom  995,835 2.4 723,980  1.8 -271,855  -27.3
Source:ONS, Crown Copyright       

 

 

 

 

 

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