Official Statistics

Lone parents receiving JSA: monthly claimant count

A monthly count of lone parents receiving Jobseeker's Allowance in Great Britain.



These monthly claimant count figures are broken down by:

  • age of youngest child
  • gender
  • age
  • ethnic group
  • region

Frequency of these statistics

We publish these statistics every 3 months in:

  • November (data to September)
  • February (data to December)
  • May (data to March)
  • August (data to June)

Lone parent JSA claim durations by local authority, July 2011 shows a breakdown of the number of lone parents on Jobseeker’s Allowance by duration of claim, local authority and gender at July 2011.