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.

Latest figures: Isle of Wight out of work benefits and universal credit

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There's been a rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 190 since same time last year, but new figure now also include new Universal Credit claimants.

Tuesday, 22nd January, 2019 10:00am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Another rise in Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits

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There has been a rise in the last month in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 95 since the same time last year

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018 9:33am

By Sally Perry

MP welcomes news million more disabled people in work

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Isle of Wight Conservative MP, Bob Seely, has welcomed figures showing that nearly a million disabled people have found work since 2013.

Thursday, 15th November, 2018 10:10am

By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments

Rise in Isle of Wight residents seeking out of work benefits

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There has been a rise in the last month in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise of 180 since the same time last year.

Tuesday, 13th November, 2018 9:41am

By Sally Perry

Unexpected seasonal rise in those seeking out of work benefits

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

Tuesday, 11th September, 2018 9:41am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight bucking national trend with slight rise in those claiming out of work benefits

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There was a small unexpected rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in July.

Wednesday, 15th August, 2018 7:03am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Further seasonal drop Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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As we see every year, there was a seasonal drop in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in June 2018.

Tuesday, 17th July, 2018 12:39pm

By Sally Perry with one comment

Seasonal drop in number Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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There was a seasonal drop in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in May 2018.

Wednesday, 13th June, 2018 9:55am

By Sally Perry

Further drop in number Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in April 2018 have been released.

Wednesday, 16th May, 2018 8:29am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Seasonal drop in number Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in March 2018 have been released.

Thursday, 19th April, 2018 9:18am

By Sally Perry

Those claiming out of work benefits on the Isle of Wight rises

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in December 2017 have been released.

Wednesday, 24th January, 2018 9:35am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Rise in those claiming out of work benefits on the Isle of Wight

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Figures for the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in November 2017 have been released.

Wednesday, 13th December, 2017 2:30pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments