Claimant Count

The Claimant Count records the number of people claiming unemployment- related benefits.

Claimant count latest results published 24th January 2018.

Latest results

  • Over the month to December 2017, the number of people claiming unemployment related benefits in NI increased by 100.
  • Claimant count (29,200) was down by 3,600 over the year to December 2017.
  • The male claimant count showed a larger decrease over the year than the female count.

Labour Market Report

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UK Claimant count data on NOMIS

UK Claimant Count data is available for comparison via NOMIS. Nomis is a service provided by the Office for National Statistics, ONS, to give you free access to the most detailed and up-to-date UK labour market statistics from official sources: nomis website

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