Claimant Count Unemployment

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Year In employment Unemployed
17 Jan 1927 498,092 Show data context 128,708 Show data context
11 Apr 1927 541,970 Show data context 84,830 Show data context
11 Jul 1927 499,262 Show data context 127,538 Show data context
17 Oct 1927 489,316 Show data context 137,484 Show data context
16 Jan 1928 474,879 Show data context 132,701 Show data context
16 Apr 1928 489,057 Show data context 118,523 Show data context
16 Jul 1928 478,849 Show data context 128,731 Show data context
15 Oct 1928 483,386 Show data context 124,194 Show data context
14 Jan 1929 470,203 Show data context 122,197 Show data context
15 Apr 1929 495,637 Show data context 96,763 Show data context
15 Jul 1929 479,602 Show data context 112,798 Show data context
14 Oct 1929 475,732 Show data context 116,668 Show data context
13 Jan 1930 474,323 Show data context 108,867 Show data context
14 Apr 1930 437,309 Show data context 145,881 Show data context
14 Jul 1930 435,132 Show data context 148,058 Show data context
13 Oct 1930 420,979 Show data context 162,211 Show data context
12 Jan 1931 421,630 Show data context 170,890 Show data context
13 Apr 1931 418,865 Show data context 173,655 Show data context
13 Jul 1931 397,850 Show data context 194,670 Show data context
12 Oct 1931 399,509 Show data context 193,011 Show data context
25 Jan 1932 404,718 Show data context 201,402 Show data context
25 Apr 1932 405,284 Show data context 200,836 Show data context
25 Jul 1932 384,352 Show data context 221,768 Show data context
24 Oct 1932 381,523 Show data context 224,597 Show data context
23 Jan 1933 399,304 Show data context 219,466 Show data context
24 Apr 1933 406,812 Show data context 211,958 Show data context
24 Jul 1933 414,898 Show data context 203,872 Show data context
23 Oct 1933 413,165 Show data context 205,605 Show data context
22 Jan 1934 414,488 Show data context 207,132 Show data context
23 Apr 1934 423,771 Show data context 197,849 Show data context
23 Jul 1934 429,573 Show data context 192,047 Show data context
22 Oct 1934 427,252 Show data context 194,368 Show data context
28 Jan 1935 422,526 Show data context 199,824 Show data context
15 Apr 1935 424,269 Show data context 198,081 Show data context
22 Jul 1935 438,791 Show data context 183,559 Show data context
21 Oct 1935 431,820 Show data context 190,530 Show data context
20 Jan 1936 423,734 Show data context 194,446 Show data context
27 Apr 1936 424,888 Show data context 193,292 Show data context
20 Jul 1936 442,775 Show data context 175,405 Show data context
26 Oct 1936 445,660 Show data context 172,520 Show data context
25 Jan 1937 450,160 Show data context 160,640 Show data context
19 Apr 1937 469,705 Show data context 141,095 Show data context
26 Jul 1937 489,251 Show data context 121,549 Show data context
18 Oct 1937 480,259 Show data context 129,981 Show data context
17 Jan 1938 465,003 Show data context 145,237 Show data context
04 Apr 1938 452,188 Show data context 158,052 Show data context
18 Jul 1938 459,511 Show data context 150,729 Show data context
17 Oct 1938 477,401 Show data context 147,469 Show data context
16 Jan 1939 464,278 Show data context 160,592 Show data context
17 Apr 1939 493,647 Show data context 131,223 Show data context
10 Jul 1939 526,765 Show data context 98,105 Show data context
Date: Source:
1927 - 1939 Ministry of Labour, Local Unemployment Index (Ministry of Labour) ,

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Unemployment as measured through numbers covered by unemployment insurance.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Wales Dep through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Claimant Count Unemployment, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 18th June 2019