Claimant Count Unemployment

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Year In employment Unemployed
12 Jan 1931 7,436 Show data context 2,214 Show data context
13 Apr 1931 8,419 Show data context 1,231 Show data context
13 Jul 1931 7,906 Show data context 1,744 Show data context
12 Oct 1931 7,624 Show data context 2,026 Show data context
25 Jan 1932 6,712 Show data context 2,058 Show data context
25 Apr 1932 7,255 Show data context 1,515 Show data context
25 Jul 1932 6,890 Show data context 1,880 Show data context
24 Oct 1932 6,781 Show data context 1,989 Show data context
23 Jan 1933 6,490 Show data context 2,120 Show data context
24 Apr 1933 6,879 Show data context 1,731 Show data context
24 Jul 1933 6,925 Show data context 1,685 Show data context
23 Oct 1933 7,298 Show data context 1,312 Show data context
22 Jan 1934 6,409 Show data context 1,851 Show data context
23 Apr 1934 7,002 Show data context 1,258 Show data context
23 Jul 1934 6,716 Show data context 1,544 Show data context
22 Oct 1934 6,768 Show data context 1,492 Show data context
28 Jan 1935 6,191 Show data context 1,779 Show data context
15 Apr 1935 6,798 Show data context 1,172 Show data context
22 Jul 1935 6,996 Show data context 974 Show data context
21 Oct 1935 7,003 Show data context 967 Show data context
20 Jan 1936 6,504 Show data context 1,316 Show data context
27 Apr 1936 6,989 Show data context 831 Show data context
20 Jul 1936 7,079 Show data context 741 Show data context
26 Oct 1936 7,072 Show data context 748 Show data context
25 Jan 1937 6,946 Show data context 974 Show data context
19 Apr 1937 7,484 Show data context 436 Show data context
26 Jul 1937 6,938 Show data context 982 Show data context
18 Oct 1937 7,033 Show data context 887 Show data context
17 Jan 1938 6,847 Show data context 1,383 Show data context
04 Apr 1938 6,699 Show data context 1,531 Show data context
18 Jul 1938 7,053 Show data context 1,177 Show data context
17 Oct 1938 7,152 Show data context 1,078 Show data context
16 Jan 1939 6,829 Show data context 1,301 Show data context
17 Apr 1939 7,268 Show data context 862 Show data context
10 Jul 1939 7,658 Show data context 472 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 - 1939 Ministry of Labour, Local Unemployment Index (Ministry of Labour) ,

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Unemployment as measured through numbers covered by unemployment insurance.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Selkirkshire ScoCnty through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Claimant Count Unemployment, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 04th August 2020