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Unemployment levels (FOI)

Unemployment levels (FOI)

Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 16 May 2019.
Prepared internally, no external costs.


Levels of unemployment:

Can you tell me how many people were unemployed in the last five years (2014 to 2018) 

In those years, can you split them into age groups. 18 and under, 18 to 30, 30 to 50, and 50 plus and also specify if the were male and female.


This information relating to those registered as unemployed is published on the website. Please follow the below link, selecting the months and years required and downloading the relevant Actively Seeking Work report:

Unemployment search results - Unemployment figures

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