Working Age percentage of population Percentage of population : Government Office region by Gender of claimant

Time Series=FEB10

  Total Male
Female
  % of pop   % of pop   % of pop
Government Office region 5,917.56 15.9 3,125.05 8.4 2,792.51 7.5
Total
North East 327.13 20.4 181.06 11.3 146.07 9.1
North West 820.31 19.3 443.10 10.4 377.21 8.9
Yorkshire and The Humber 551.08 16.7 300.66 9.1 250.42 7.6
East Midlands 418.08 15.2 223.35 8.1 194.74 7.1
West Midlands 593.25 18.0 318.82 9.7 274.43 8.3
East of England 442.70 12.6 228.23 6.5 214.47 6.1
London 787.36 15.1 383.79 7.4 403.57 7.7
South East 595.26 11.6 307.09 6.0 288.17 5.6
South West 416.05 13.3 220.30 7.0 195.75 6.2
Wales 366.51 20.3 196.65 10.9 169.86 9.4
Scotland 583.27 17.9 314.60 9.7 268.67 8.2
Claimants living abroad/ Unknown 16.55 . 7.40 . 9.16 .

DEFINITIONS AND CONVENTIONS: "-" Nil or Negligible; "." Not applicable; Caseload figures are rounded to the nearest ten; Some additional disclosure control has also been applied. Average amounts are shown as pounds per week and rounded to the nearest penny. Totals may not sum due to rounding.
SOURCE: DWP Information Directorate: Work and Pensions Longitudinal Study.
Notes:
Percentage of population Monthly population estimates based on mid year population figures from the Office for National Statistics. Recent figures produced using Population projections for latest years.

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