2014 05 – It’s a Fact

Number of out of work benefit claimants (Great Britain) and duration of oldest claim

August 2011

All claimants-4,842,010

Up to 1 year-1,937,380

1 to 2 years-503,230

2 to 3 years-290,420

3 years and over-2,111,170

August 2012

All claimants-4,721,460

Up to 1 year-2,138,490

1 to 2 years-649,290

2 to 3 years-313,940

3 years and over-1,619,740

August 2013

All claimants-4,395,860

Up to 1 year-2,051,340

1 to 2 years-881,810

2 to 3 years-389,270

3 years and over-1,073,440

Parliamentary Written Answer 17/3/14.

 

The value of UK imports of coal, primary oil and petroleum products from Russia between 2008 and 2012 was:

Year 2008

Coal £1,570 million

Primary oil £2,184 million

Petroleum products £1,091 million

Year 2009

Coal £1,130 million

Primary oil £1,156 million

Petroleum products £770 million

Year 2010

Coal £533 million

Primary oil £1,278 million

Petroleum products £1,186 million

Year 2011

Coal £945 million

Primary oil £2,316 million

Petroleum products £1,805 million

Year 2012

Coal £1,092 million

Primary oil £3,321 million

Petroleum products £1,819 million

PWA 31/3/14.

 

The amounts (in thousand tonnes) of coal and imported oil from Russia by the UK for each year between 2008 and 2012 compared to total demand for those fuels were

Year 2008- Coal 21,249 (33% of total demand)

Primary oil 8,295 (10%)

Petroleum products 1,435 (2%)

Year 2009- Coal 17,726 (25%)

Primary oil 5,065 (7%)

Petroleum products 2,066 (3%)

Year 2010- Coal 8,322 (15%)

Primary oil 5,000 (7%)

Petroleum products 2,306 (3%)

Year 2011- Coal 12,126 (22%)

Primary oil 6,058 (8%)

Petroleum products 2,407 (4%)

Year 2012- Coal 16,933 (25%)

Primary oil 7,491 (11%)

Petroleum products 2,630 (4%)

PWA 31/3/14.

 

In the next six months the UK is planning to participate in 37 joint and multinational exercises in a NATO context

These exercises will take place on the territory of, in the waters around or in the skies above the following countries

Canada, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greenland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, UK, USA

PWA 3/4/14.

 

In 2012, 39,619 thousand tonnes, tt, of steam coal (mainly used by coal-fired stations) were imported into the UK, representing 72% of coal used for electricity generation (54,906 thousand tonnes)

Imports of steam coal were

Russia 17,459 thousand tonnes

Colombia 11,749 tt

USA 8,858 tt

European Union 583 tt

Republic of South Africa 546 tt

Canada 153 tt

Other countries 272 tt. Total ail countries 39,619 tt

PWA 9/4/14.

 

The number of vacant dwellings in England at October in each year from 2009 to 2013 was:

5 October 2009 (770,496)

4 October 2010 (737,147)

3 October 2011 (719,352)

1 October 2012 (704,357)

7 October 2013 (635,127)

PWA 30/4/14.

 

The number of long-term vacant dwellings in England at October in each year from 2009 to 2013 was:

5 October 2009 (316,251)

4 October 2010 (299,999)

3 October 2011 (277,529)

1 October 2012 (254,059)

7 October 2013 (216,050)

PWA 30/4/14.

 

The number of reported fatally injured cyclists by gender in each year (Great Britain) from 2003 to 2012 was:

Year 2003; Male 89, Female 25. Total 114

Year 2004; Male 107, Female 27. Total 134

Year 2005; Male 131, Female 17. Total 148

Year 2006; Male 122, Female 24. Total 146

Year 2007; Male 112, Female 24. Total 136

Year 2008; Male 97, Female 18. Total 115

Year 2009; Male 83, Female 21. Total 104

Year 2010; Male 85, Female 26. Total 111

Year 2011; Male 85, Female 22. Total 107

Year 2012; Male 109, Female 9. Total 118

PWA 30/4/14.

 

The number of seriously injured cyclists by gender in each year (Great Britain) from 2003 to 2012 was:

Year 2003; Male 1,916, Female 380. Total 2,296

Year 2004; Male 1,816, Female 358. Total 2,174

Year 2005; Male 1,811, Female 399. Total 2,210

Year 2006; Male 1,898, Female 398. Total 2,296

Year 2007; Male 1,978, Female 450. Total 2,428

Year 2008; Male 2,009, Female 441. Total 2,450

Year 2009; Male 2,156, Female 450. Total 2,606

Year 2010; Male 2,162, Female 498. Total 2,660

Year 2011; Male 2,536, Female 549. Total 3,085

Year 2012; Male 2,650, Female 572. Total 3,222

PWA 30/4/14.

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