To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) 16 year olds, (2) 17 year olds, and (3) 18 year olds, have registered as unemployed in the last three months.
2 November 2020
The number of people who registered for unemployment related benefits are published as part of the Alternative Claimant Count and are available by age.
Alternative Claimant Count – Monthly On Flows, June to August 2020, UK
Source: Alternative Claimant Count - On Flows
- Statistical disclosure control has been applied to this table to avoid the release of confidential data.
- On-flows are defined as the number of people claiming unemployment related benefits in month t, who were not claiming in the previous month (t-1).
- Figures are standardised to control for 4 and 5 week counting periods.
This data is published and available at: https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk