Current Jobseeker's Allowance Figures

Figures for South Somerset, Somerset and the South West
Working-Age Benefits

The Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA) is payable to people under pensionable age who are available for, and actively seeking, work of at least 40 hours a week.

Total JSA Claimants July 2015

 

South Somerset

(numbers)

South Somerset (%)

South West (%)

Great Britain (%)

All people

633

0.7

1.0

1.7

Males

411

0.8

1.3

2.2

Females

222

0.5

0.7

1.3

Source: Nomis - ONS claimant count with rates and proportions Note: % is a proportion of resident population of area aged 16 - 64 and gender