Administrative unit

Margate LabMkt

Urban Labour Market

Numbers Unemployed by Category

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Year Men Women Juveniles
11 Apr 1960 1,202 Show data context 400 Show data context 112 Show data context
11 Jul 1960 518 Show data context 71 Show data context 20 Show data context
10 Oct 1960 1,093 Show data context 338 Show data context 102 Show data context
16 Jan 1961 1,300 Show data context 490 Show data context 107 Show data context
10 Apr 1961 1,026 Show data context 356 Show data context 81 Show data context
Date: Source:
1960 - 1961 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.


How to reference this page:

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

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12833120/cube/CLAIMANT_UNEM_AGESEX

Date accessed: 25th July 2024