10 July 2018
The registered unemployment report for the second quarter of 2018 has been released by Statistics Jersey.
The Social Security Department compiles data on people registered as actively seeking work (ASW) in Jersey. Statistics Jersey independently analyses this anonymised data and publishes a quarterly report.
On 30 June 2018:
- on a seasonally adjusted basis, the total number of people registered as actively seeking work (ASW) was:
- 10 lower than the end of the previous quarter
- 180 lower than at the end of the corresponding quarter in 2017 (Q2 2017)
- the non-seasonally adjusted ASW total was 820; this total is 90 lower than the end of the previous quarter and 180 lower than a year earlier
- the total number of long-term ASW (registered for more than twelve months) was 190; this total is 20 lower than the previous quarter and 90 lower than a year earlier
- there were 270 individuals registered as ASW but engaged in some form of paid employment and classified as underemployed; this includes 80 individuals also classified as long-term ASW