Administrative unit

Rugby LabMkt

Urban Labour Market

Numbers Unemployed by Category

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Year Men Women Juveniles
10 Oct 1966 218 Show data context 67 Show data context 11 Show data context
09 Jan 1967 338 Show data context 88 Show data context 29 Show data context
10 Apr 1967 329 Show data context 96 Show data context 39 Show data context
10 Jul 1967 298 Show data context 67 Show data context 24 Show data context
09 Oct 1967 378 Show data context 75 Show data context 32 Show data context
08 Jan 1968 455 Show data context 75 Show data context 37 Show data context
08 Apr 1968 407 Show data context 88 Show data context 30 Show data context
08 Jul 1968 1,437 Show data context 168 Show data context 43 Show data context
14 Oct 1968 1,382 Show data context 201 Show data context 21 Show data context
13 Jan 1969 495 Show data context 98 Show data context 44 Show data context
14 Apr 1969 649 Show data context 96 Show data context 32 Show data context
14 Jul 1969 460 Show data context 80 Show data context 27 Show data context
13 Oct 1969 522 Show data context 94 Show data context 24 Show data context
12 Jan 1970 438 Show data context 88 Show data context 27 Show data context
13 Apr 1970 385 Show data context 85 Show data context 20 Show data context
13 Jul 1970 366 Show data context 85 Show data context 26 Show data context
12 Oct 1970 369 Show data context 93 Show data context 34 Show data context
11 Jan 1971 380 Show data context 86 Show data context 32 Show data context
05 Apr 1971 416 Show data context 92 Show data context 40 Show data context
12 Jul 1971 468 Show data context 99 Show data context 57 Show data context
11 Oct 1971 1,131 Show data context 139 Show data context 77 Show data context
10 Jan 1972 689 Show data context 140 Show data context 57 Show data context
10 Apr 1972 667 Show data context 163 Show data context 66 Show data context
10 Jul 1972 694 Show data context 147 Show data context 65 Show data context
09 Oct 1972 625 Show data context 172 Show data context 81 Show data context
08 Jan 1973 512 Show data context 170 Show data context 73 Show data context
09 Apr 1973 430 Show data context 168 Show data context 33 Show data context
09 Jul 1973 317 Show data context 129 Show data context 23 Show data context
08 Oct 1973 322 Show data context 128 Show data context 19 Show data context
14 Jan 1974 369 Show data context 129 Show data context 12 Show data context
Date: Source:
1966 - 1974 Ministry of Labour, Labour Gazette (H.M.S.O.) ,

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The Ministry of Labour's Labour Gazette provided monthly statistics on the number of people unemployed in selected towns and 'districts', from 1945 onwards (although the Ministry and the Gazette changed their names periodically). Unfortunately the number of persons insured was not included in the same reports, so it is not easy to compute rates. As well as the total number unemployed, a simple breakdown was provided by age and sex, and that is presented here. The age division was into those over and unde...


r 18, and those under 18 were categorised by sex only between 1955 and 1960, so we present the full run of data here in terms of just three categories.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Rugby LabMkt through time | Work and Poverty Statistics | Numbers Unemployed by Category, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 14th April 2021