DDS Entity Definition: R_CLAIMANT_COUNT
- Claimant Count Unemployment
- INSURED_UNEM:unem *
- Display as:
- Continuous time series
- In 20th century Britain, unemployment was measured mainly through the
National Insurance system which provided regular statistics on numbers
claiming unemployment benefit.
In the inter-war period, many workers were not covered by the system, so
it mainly tells us about the male working class.
"R_CLAIMANT_COUNT" is contained within:
|Entity ID||Entity Name|
||Work & Poverty|
"R_CLAIMANT_COUNT" contains no lower-level entities.