Unemployment 2015

Unemployment rates for Milton Keynes, including links to unemployment tables and unemployment reports.
Latest Unemployment Figures

The number of people claiming jobseekers allowance in Milton Keynes fell by 54 claimants to a rate of 0.3% between August 2015 and September 2015. This compares to a rate of 2% in September 2014. The MK unemployment rate is higher than the South East rate of 1% and below the England rate of 1.7%

Milton Keynes September 2015:

  • Male: 2,009
  • Female: 1,282
  • Total: 3,291 (2%)
More Detailed Unemployment Figures

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Monthly Unemployment Update

Each month the Unemployment Update is produced giving detailed unemployment rates and counts for Milton Keynes Borough. Milton Keynes wards unemployment rates are also given. Click below to view the latest available unemployment update for Milton Keynes.

Out of Work Benefits Data

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Data on people claiming all out of work benefits can also be viewed. This includes the jobseekers allowance benefit but also employment support allowance and incapacity benefit, lone parent, and other income related benefits. This data can be viewed on the links below.