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.

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits drops slightly in June 2020

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After a large rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits in May, there has been a slight drop for June

Tuesday, 21st July, 2020 9:38am

By Sally Perry

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits nearly triples since May 2019

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Given the current Coronavirus crisis the rise in those claiming out of work benefits is to be expected, but nearly tripling compared to this time last year will be a surprise to many

Tuesday, 16th June, 2020 9:34am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits nearly doubled last month

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Given the current Coronavirus crisis the rise in those claiming out of work benefits is to be expected, but by almost double will be a surprise to many

Tuesday, 19th May, 2020 1:46pm

By Sally Perry

Another rise in Islanders claiming out of work benefits

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There’s been another rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, something we could see rise even more in the coming months due to Coronavirus

Tuesday, 17th March, 2020 12:05pm

By Sally Perry

Another rise in Islanders claiming out of work benefits

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There’s been another rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year

Tuesday, 18th February, 2020 4:26pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

December saw rise in Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits

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There’s been another rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 9:36am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits rises again

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There’s been another rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year

Wednesday, 18th December, 2019 9:28am

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits rises again

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There’s been a small rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year.

Wednesday, 13th November, 2019 6:59am

By Sally Perry with one comment

Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits rises

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There’s been a small rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year.

Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 10:41am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Rise in number of residents claiming out of work benefits

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There’s been a small rise in the number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, and a rise since the same time last year.

Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 9:53am

By Sally Perry

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

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There’s been another seasonal fall in number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, but a rise since the same time last year.

Tuesday, 16th July, 2019 9:39am

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

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

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There’s been a seasonal fall in number of Isle of Wight residents claiming out of work benefits, but a rise since the same time last year

Tuesday, 11th June, 2019 9:39am

By Sally Perry