A monthly count of lone parents receiving Jobseeker's Allowance in Great Britain from April 2005 to December 2013.
This statistical data set provides a monthly count of lone parent Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants in Great Britain between April 2005 and December 2013.
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 121,810 JSA lone parent claimants at December 2013, a decrease of 26,935 from December 2012
- in December 2013, 108,840 JSA lone parents were female and 12,970 male
- where their ethnicity was known, 78% of JSA lone parents were white in December 2013
Next release date: 19 March 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.