JSA Figures

JSA Figures are released by the Office of National Statistics every four weeks.

They show many residents on the Isle of Wight are claiming Job Seekers Allowance and compare the figures to the rest of the region and country.

Isle of Wight claimants for ‘out of work benefits’ falls as peak season approaches

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Not surprisingly given the seasonal nature of work on the Isle of Wight, the number of Islanders claiming out of work benefits has dropped again this month.

Wednesday, 12th July, 2017 9:37am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight claimants with ‘out of work benefits’ falls

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The number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits is slightly less than the UK average.

Wednesday, 17th May, 2017 3:19pm

By Sally Perry

Slight fall in the number of Isle of Wight claimants for ‘out of work benefits’

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As would be expected as we enter the holiday season the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits has fallen.

Wednesday, 12th April, 2017 10:02am

By Sally Perry

Rise in ‘out of work’ benefit claims on the Isle of Wight

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The number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in February 2017 has been issued today.

Wednesday, 15th March, 2017 9:36am

By Sally Perry

Out of work benefit claims on the Isle of Wight for January 2017

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There was a rise from the previous month, but a drop from the same time the previous year.

Wednesday, 15th February, 2017 9:46am

By Sally Perry

Out of work benefit claims on the Isle of Wight for December 2016

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There was a rise from the previous month, but a drop from the same time the previous year.

Wednesday, 18th January, 2017 9:34am

By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments

Out of work benefit claims rise on the Isle of Wight in November 2016

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Not surprisingly, there was a seasonal rise in the number of people on the Isle of Wight claiming out of work benefits in November.

Wednesday, 14th December, 2016 9:38am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Out of work benefit claims for the Isle of Wight remain level year on year

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The year on year figures show that those claiming 'out of work benefits' remains around the same as 2015.

Tuesday, 22nd November, 2016 6:58am

By Sally Perry

Fall in number of ‘out of work benefits’ claimed on the Isle of Wight

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An unusual trend given the Island's seasonal work, but it may have been down to sanctions. Less people were claiming 'out of work benefits' in September than August 2016.

Wednesday, 19th October, 2016 9:42am

By Sally Perry

August saw a rise in Isle of Wight out of work benefit claimants

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Unusually for August, there was a rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits.

Wednesday, 14th September, 2016 9:47am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight JSA claimants for July 2016 released (updated)

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The figures for the recorded number of Isle of Wight residents claiming Job Seekers Allowance in July 2016 has been released.

Wednesday, 17th August, 2016 10:54am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight JSA claimants released

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The figures for the recorded number of Isle of Wight residents claiming Job Seekers Allowance in June has been released.

Wednesday, 20th July, 2016 9:42am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments