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Economy : Unemployment Claimant Count

Below are the unemployment figures, the total claimant count - non seasonally adjusted, as issued by the Office for National Statistics.



YEAR / QUARTER

CLAIMANT COUNT (in 000s)



1987 / Q3

2880.8

1987 / Q4

2710.9

1988 / Q1

2659.9

1988 / Q2

2434.6

1988 / Q3

2309.6

1988 / Q4

2077.4

1989 / Q1

2017.6

1989 / Q2

1809.7

1989 / Q3

1738.5

1989 / Q4

1629.1

1990 / Q1

1669.8

1990 / Q2

1586.8

1990 / Q3

1651.8

1990 / Q4

1749.7

1991 / Q1

2049.1

1991 / Q2

2217.8

1991 / Q3

2417.8

1991 / Q4

2483.2

1992 / Q1

2697.3

1992 / Q2

2707.5

1992 / Q3

2822.3

1992 / Q4

2887.3

1993 / Q1

3033.8

1993 / Q2

2927.4

1993 / Q3

2933.8

1993 / Q4

2781.9

1994 / Q1

2836.1

1994 / Q2

2657.5

1994 / Q3

2620.6

1994 / Q4

2431.7

1995 / Q1

2453.5

1995 / Q2

2310.7

1995 / Q3

2326.2

1995 / Q4

2212.2

1996 / Q1

2281.4

1996 / Q2

2155.9

1996 / Q3

2146.1

1996 / Q4

1905.6

1997 / Q1

1827

1997 / Q2

1619.5