By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

I am troubled by the rise in youth unemployment in the constituency and the stagnation in overall unemployment with levels remaining stubbornly high.

The total number of unemployed claimants in Delyn constituency in September 2019 was 1,265.

This represents a rate of 3.9% of the economically active population aged 16-64.

The equivalent UK claimant rate was 3.7%. The UK unemployment rate, which includes people not claiming benefits and is estimated from survey data, was 3.9% in June to August 2019.

The number of claimants in Delyn constituency is 205 higher than September 2018 and 10 higher than August 2019.

There were 285 claimants aged 18-24 in September 2019, 45 higher than September 2018. Read more “Unemployment: September 2019”

By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

I am gravely concerned by the continued rise in unemployment in our communities. Latest figures show unemployment in August 2019 stood at 1,265.

The total number of unemployed claimants in Delyn constituency in August 2019 was 1,265.

This represents a rate of 3.9% of the economically active population aged 16-64.

The equivalent UK claimant rate was 3.7%. The UK unemployment rate, which includes people not claiming benefits and is estimated from survey data, was 3.8% in May to July 2019. Read more “Unemployment: August 2019”

By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

I am deeply concerned that unemployment in the constituency continued a year on year rise. Latest figures show that unemployment in July 2019 stood at 1,255.

The total number of unemployed claimants in Delyn constituency in July 2019 was 1,255.

This represents a rate of 3.8% of the economically active population aged 16-64.

The equivalent UK claimant rate was 3.6%. The UK unemployment rate, which includes people not claiming benefits and is estimated from survey data, was 3.9% in April to June 2019. Read more “Unemployment: July 2019”

By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

I am concerned that the UK Government continue to fail Delyn in tackling rising unemployment. Latest figures out from June 2019 show that unemployment stood at 1,255.

The total number of unemployed claimants in Delyn constituency in June 2019 was 1,255.

This represents a rate of 3.8% of the economically active population aged 16-64.

The equivalent UK claimant rate was 3.6%. The UK unemployment rate, which includes people not claiming benefits and is estimated from survey data, was 3.8% in March to May 2019.

The number of claimants in Delyn constituency is 305 higher than June 2018 and 65 higher than May 2019.

There were 265 claimants aged 18-24 in June 2019, 60 higher than June 2018. Read more “Unemployment: June 2019”