Administrative unit

Tamworth LabMkt

Urban Labour Market

Numbers Unemployed by Category

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Year Men Women Juveniles
12 Oct 1970 655 Show data context 114 Show data context 18 Show data context
11 Jan 1971 819 Show data context 136 Show data context 22 Show data context
05 Apr 1971 994 Show data context 201 Show data context 29 Show data context
12 Jul 1971 1,097 Show data context 223 Show data context 37 Show data context
11 Oct 1971 1,321 Show data context 246 Show data context 84 Show data context
10 Jan 1972 1,676 Show data context 309 Show data context 78 Show data context
10 Apr 1972 1,479 Show data context 296 Show data context 69 Show data context
10 Jul 1972 1,115 Show data context 256 Show data context 66 Show data context
09 Oct 1972 978 Show data context 272 Show data context 79 Show data context
08 Jan 1973 884 Show data context 211 Show data context 35 Show data context
09 Apr 1973 762 Show data context 183 Show data context 28 Show data context
09 Jul 1973 563 Show data context 140 Show data context 14 Show data context
08 Oct 1973 561 Show data context 128 Show data context 15 Show data context
14 Jan 1974 733 Show data context 168 Show data context 26 Show data context
Date: Source:
1970 - 1974 Ministry of Labour, Labour Gazette (H.M.S.O.) ,

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The Ministry of Labour's Labour Gazette provided monthly statistics on the number of people unemployed in selected towns and 'districts', from 1945 onwards (although the Ministry and the Gazette changed their names periodically). Unfortunately the number of persons insured was not included in the same reports, so it is not easy to compute rates. As well as the total number unemployed, a simple breakdown was provided by age and sex, and that is presented here. The age division was into those over and unde...


r 18, and those under 18 were categorised by sex only between 1955 and 1960, so we present the full run of data here in terms of just three categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Tamworth LabMkt through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Numbers Unemployed by Category, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 24th September 2021