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Dataset details: Claimant count and vacancies datasetThis product is designated as National Statistics

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An error was discovered in the Claimant Count and Vacancies dataset originally published on 18 April 2012. In this dataset the following four Claimant Count Age and Duration series were affected for the January 2012 time period only:

AGLX UK Claimant Count - total computerised claims - People - seasonally adjusted (000s)
AGNA UK Claimant Count: People - 18-24years: All computerised claims - seasonally adjusted (000s)
AGNG UK Claimant Count: Men - All ages: All computerised claims - seasonally adjusted (000s)
JLGP UK Claimant Count: Women - 18-24years: Up to 6 months - seasonally adjusted (000s)

All data within the Statistical Bulletin and accompanying Excel data tables were published correctly. ONS apologises for any inconvenience caused. 

This dataset contains estimates for the claimant count (which measures the number of people claiming Jobseekers Allowance) and vacancies.  

Dataset dimensions

  1. Date
  2. Publication
  3. CDID
Metadata field Value
Designation National Statistics
Published date 18 April 2012
Coverage UK
Geographic breakdown UK
Source Vacancy Survey


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