2104 09 – It’s a Fact

The number of people aged 18 to 24 claiming jobseeker’s allowance in each region of the UK at May 2014 was:

East of England – 17,295 (3.5%);

East Midlands – 18,505 (4.2%);

West Midlands – 28,705 (5.3%);

London – 28,830 (3.6%);

North East – 17,065 (6.6%);

North West – 32,165 (4.7%);

South East – 19,090 (2.5%);

South West – 13,835 (2.9%);

Yorkshire and the Humber – 29,440 (5.5%);

Northern Ireland – 12,880 (7.4%);

Scotland – 24,455 (4.8%);

Wales – 16,465 (5.5%).

Parliamentary Written Answer 30/6/14.

 

The number of people claiming jobseeker’s allowance by age, at May 2014, United Kingdom, was

Under 17 years – 195;

Aged 17 years – 1,130;

Aged 18 years – 25,685;

Aged 19 years – 39,165;

Aged 20 to 24 years – 193,875;

Aged 25 to 29 years – 160,250.

PWA 2/7/14.

 

Number and percentage of people aged 50 and over in employment, April 2013 to March 2014

East of England – 926,000 (42.4%);

East Midlands – 646,000 (39.2%);

West Midlands – 759,000 (38.6%);

London – 885,000 (41.8%);

North East – 341,000 (35%);

North West – 905,000 (36.6%);

South East – 1,348,000 (42.9%);

South West – 843,000 (40.1%);

Yorkshire and the Humber – 722,000 (38.5%);

Northern Iterland – 221,000 (37.7%);

Scotland – 760,000 (39%);

Wales – 428,000 (36.7%).

PWA 7/7/14.

 

Number of defendants found guilty at all courts for murder, manslaughter, infanticide and causing death by dangerous driving, England and Wales, 2003 to 2013

Year 2003,

Murder – 277;

Manslaughter – 244;

Infanticide – 0;

Death by dangerous driving – 233.

Year 2004,

Murder – 361;

Manslaughter – 265;

Infanticide – not available;

Death by dangerous driving – 241.

Year 2005,

Murder – 394;

Manslaughter – 260;

Infanticide – 2;

Death by dangerous driving – 255.

Year 2006,

Murder – 372;

Manslaughter – 212;

Infanticide – 1;

Death by dangerous driving – 223.

Year 2007,

Murder – 369;

Manslaughter – 219;

Infanticide – 2;

Death by dangerous driving – 233.

Year 2008,

Murder – 439;

Manslaughter – 248;

Infanticide – not available;

Death by dangerous driving – 221.

Year 2009,

Murder – 376;

Manslaughter – 219;

Infanticide – 1;

Death by dangerous driving – 225.

Year 2010,

Murder – 346;

Manslaughter – 209;

Infanticide – 2;

Death by dangerous driving – 154.

Year 2011,

Murder – 343;

Manslaughter – 173;

Infanticide – 0;

Death by dangerous driving – 114.

Year 2012,

Murder – 343;

Manslaughter – 166;

Infanticide – 1;

Death by dangerous driving – 116.

Year 2013,

Murder – 314;

Manslaughter – 171;

Infanticide – 1;

Death by dangerous driving – 109.

PWA 8/7/14.

 

The prison population aged 60 and over, by age group, England and Wales, at 31 March 2014 was

Age 60 to 65 – 1,791;

Age 66 to 70 – 967;

Age 71 to 75 – 489;

Age 76 to 80 – 228;

Age over 80 – 102.

PWA 21/7/14.

 

The average weekly amount in payment of employment and support allowance, November 2008 to November 2013, was:

November 2008,

All ages – £61.17,

Aged over 50 – £64.20.

November 2009,

All ages – £73.66,

aged 50 and over – £76.40.

November 2010,

All ages – £81.71,

Aged 50 and over – £83.76.

November 2011,

All ages – £90.55,

Aged 50 and over – £91.73.

November 2012,

All ages – £103.02,

Aged 50 and over – £104.17.

November 2013,

All ages – £109.97,

Aged 50 and over – £111.83.

PWA 22/7/14.