Figure 15: Quarterly changes in Unemployment and the Claimant Count (aged 18 to 64), seasonally adjusted
February to April 2011 to February to April 2016
Source: Office for National Statistics, Department for Work and Pensions
Unemployment estimates are sourced from the Labour Force Survey (a survey of households). The unemployment figures in this chart, and dataset X05, exclude unemployed people aged from 18 to 24 in full-time education.
Claimant Count estimates are sourced from administrative data from Jobcentre Plus (part of the Department for Work and Pensions).