The monthly update of the claimant count and Jobcentre vacancies data series took place at 09:30 on 16 March 2011 with the release of new data for February 2011. The full list of updates is given below.

Accessing the data:
Headline claimant count and Jobcentre vacancy figures for an area are available from the area profiles. Choose either the local authority profile, parliamentary constituency profile, or ward profile depending on the type of area for which you want figures. The headline national and regional figures are available as a spreadsheet download (xls).

To access the full datasets in advanced query use the links in the list below.

Jobseeker's Allowance Claimant Count

New February 2011 data has been added to:

New January 2011 data has been added to:

  • claimant stocks and flows - ethnicity, age and duration   [link to data]

Jobcentre Plus Vacancies

New February 2011 data has been added to:

September 2010 figures: Figures for this missing month were added to the two notified vacanccies datasets in February 2010:

DWP have confirmed that they will produce September 2011 figures for the remaining datasets.