A monthly count of lone parents receiving Jobseeker's Allowance in Great Britain from April 2005 to February 2014.
This statistical data set provides a monthly count of lone parent Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants in Great Britain between April 2005 and February 2014.
These monthly claimant count figures are broken down by:
- age of youngest child
- ethnic group
The main points from the latest release are:
- there were 120,510 JSA lone parent claimants at February 2014, a decrease of 38,065 from February 2013
- in February 2014, 107,560 JSA lone parents were female and 12,950 male
- where their ethnicity was known, 78% of JSA lone parents were white in February 2014
Next release date: 14 May 2014
Lone parent JSA claim durations by local authority July 2011 shows a breakdown of the lone parent Jobseeker’s Allowance caseload by duration of claim, local authority and gender at July 2011.