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Unemployment falls to lowest level since December 2018

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Wednesday 13 April 2022

The total number of people unemployed in Guernsey fell to 295 at the end of March 2022, a reduction of 12 from the previous month, and the lowest level of unemployment since December 2018.

The number of job adverts promoted by the Job Centre was 498, a reduction of 67 from the previous month.

The number of people who were in work and claiming additional financial support was 325.

A number of training schemes and placements were run through the Job Centre to support people into employment. At the end of March there were 40 people on training schemes such as Work to Benefit, Kickstart and placements with the third sector.

The number of new claims for employment and income related benefits increased, with 59 new claims made, compared with 24 in the previous month.

These figures are a snapshot taken at the start of April 2022.

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