The monthly update of the claimant count series took place at 09:30 on 17 September 2014 with the release of new data for August 2014. The full list of updates is given below.

Accessing the data

Headline statistics: The headline national and regional figures are available from the regional and national profile or as a spreadsheet download (xls).

For local areas use either the local authority profile, parliamentary constituency profile, or ward profile depending on the type of area for which you want figures.

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

Jobseeker's Allowance Claimant Count

New August 2014 data has been added to:

New July 2014 data has been added to:

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