By Ross Findon
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
CLAIMS for the unemployment benefit Jobseeker's Allowance on the Isle of Wight fell again in July, according to latest figures released today (Wednesday).
The number of 16 to 64 year olds claiming the benefit fell from 1,755 in June to 1,625 in July, which marked a year on year drop of 1,170 when compared with July 2013.
The number was the lowest of any July since 2008.
The Isle of Wight rate represented 2% of 16 to 64 year olds, compared with 1.4% in the South East and 2.4% nationally.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016
Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.
By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.
Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.
IWCP v4.0 © Isle of Wight County Press 2016. All Rights Reserved. Web Design By Matrix Create.
Contact Us | Disclaimer
| Cookies | Links | Sitemap
Isle of Wight County Press Ltd. Registered office: Brannon House, 123 Pyle Street,
Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1ST. Registered in England. Registered number: 1342243.