Period, quarters Does not want to work Want a job Total
Total
2009 Q1 3,054.3 346.5 3,400.7
Q2 3,040.3 327.0 3,367.3
Q3 3,017.5 326.5 3,344.0
Q4 3,007.7 337.7 3,345.4
2010 Q1 3,002.7 349.5 3,352.2
Q2 2,981.9 341.0 3,322.9
Q3 2,953.0 342.3 3,295.2
Q4 2,952.6 356.1 3,308.8
2011 Q1 2,937.0 393.1 3,330.1
Q2 2,919.1 372.5 3,291.6
Q3 2,874.7 374.1 3,248.8
Q4 2,875.5 377.6 3,253.1
2012 Q1 2,879.9 387.2 3,267.1
Q2 2,835.8 379.5 3,215.2
Q3 2,803.8 355.9 3,159.8
Q4 2,804.8 370.3 3,175.1
2013 Q1 2,800.1 421.5 3,221.6
Q2 2,768.8 376.5 3,145.3
Q3 2,738.1 356.7 3,094.7
Q4 2,728.7 370.6 3,099.4
2014 Q1 2,718.6 341.0 3,059.7
Q2 2,694.7 327.7 3,022.3
Q3 2,655.4 311.6 2,967.1
Q4 2,664.8 317.2 2,982.0
2015 Q1 2,648.8 315.9 2,964.7
Q2 2,603.7 301.5 2,905.2
Q3 2,567.9 285.8 2,853.6
Q4 2,558.6 298.6 2,857.2
2016 Q1 2,543.9 308.6 2,852.5
Q2 2,524.0 273.3 2,797.3
Q3 2,495.0 264.9 2,759.8
Q4 2,494.8 258.9 2,753.8
2017 Q1 2,509.2 270.2 2,779.4
Q2 2,466.0 261.8 2,727.8
Q3 2,453.2 235.5 2,688.7
Q4 2,464.8 220.9 2,685.7
2018 Q1 2,452.9 235.2 2,688.1
Q2 2,434.8 229.4 2,664.2
Q3 2,401.2 225.0 2,626.1
Q4 2,383.9 253.5 2,637.4
2019 Q1 2,378.7 245.4 2,624.1
Q2 2,371.2 251.8 2,623.0
Q3 2,359.6 243.6 2,603.2
Q4 2,378.1 233.8 2,611.9
2020 Q1 2,364.7 267.0 2,631.6
Q2 2,313.8 325.4 2,639.2
Q3 2,304.8 268.4 2,573.2
Q4 2,315.6 272.0 2,587.6
2021 Q1 2,352.4 247.2 2,599.7
Q2 2,356.6 186.6 2,543.3
Q3 2,338.0 160.1 2,498.1
Q4 2,325.3 149.2 2,474.5
2022 Q1 2,333.4 148.5 2,481.9
Q2 2,338.1 143.3 2,481.3
Q3 2,289.1 143.9 2,433.0
Q4
Of which:
male
2009 Q1 1,272.1 165.9 1,438.0
Q2 1,263.4 149.4 1,412.7
Q3 1,255.8 152.7 1,408.5
Q4 1,255.3 161.0 1,416.3
2010 Q1 1,267.8 170.5 1,438.3
Q2 1,257.8 158.9 1,416.7
Q3 1,248.9 155.0 1,404.0
Q4 1,252.0 162.0 1,414.0
2011 Q1 1,239.3 187.8 1,427.1
Q2 1,229.0 173.4 1,402.5
Q3 1,200.0 174.1 1,374.1
Q4 1,207.4 179.9 1,387.3
2012 Q1 1,215.0 183.5 1,398.5
Q2 1,194.4 172.9 1,367.3
Q3 1,182.1 164.5 1,346.7
Q4 1,176.6 170.1 1,346.7
2013 Q1 1,165.4 211.0 1,376.4
Q2 1,156.3 169.9 1,326.1
Q3 1,132.9 159.9 1,292.8
Q4 1,129.3 170.6 1,299.9
2014 Q1 1,121.3 161.1 1,282.4
Q2 1,108.5 147.5 1,256.0
Q3 1,090.1 136.9 1,227.0
Q4 1,101.1 138.2 1,239.4
2015 Q1 1,096.5 140.3 1,236.8
Q2 1,065.1 134.6 1,199.8
Q3 1,044.6 125.7 1,170.2
Q4 1,042.5 131.9 1,174.4
2016 Q1 1,030.2 142.4 1,172.6
Q2 1,018.5 122.4 1,140.8
Q3 1,006.9 119.8 1,126.7
Q4 1,014.2 112.8 1,127.0
2017 Q1 1,017.8 118.2 1,136.0
Q2 982.2 114.3 1,096.5
Q3 981.4 99.4 1,080.8
Q4 991.3 93.0 1,084.3
2018 Q1 990.7 98.0 1,088.6
Q2 982.7 92.1 1,074.8
Q3 965.4 96.5 1,061.8
Q4 947.9 108.6 1,056.5
2019 Q1 937.2 103.0 1,040.1
Q2 939.2 106.9 1,046.1
Q3 933.8 102.0 1,035.8
Q4 939.2 99.8 1,039.0
2020 Q1 944.0 113.9 1,057.9
Q2 928.3 134.9 1,063.1
Q3 910.5 110.7 1,021.1
Q4 917.4 109.0 1,026.4
2021 Q1 935.3 99.3 1,034.6
Q2 936.4 80.2 1,016.6
Q3 930.8 70.1 1,000.9
Q4 929.5 66.5 996.0
2022 Q1 927.7 63.3 991.0
Q2 927.6 63.6 991.2
Q3 901.9 64.5 966.4
Q4
female
2009 Q1 1,782.2 180.6 1,962.8
Q2 1,776.9 177.6 1,954.5
Q3 1,761.7 173.7 1,935.4
Q4 1,752.4 176.7 1,929.1
2010 Q1 1,735.0 179.0 1,914.0
Q2 1,724.2 182.1 1,906.2
Q3 1,704.0 187.2 1,891.3
Q4 1,700.7 194.1 1,894.8
2011 Q1 1,697.7 205.3 1,903.0
Q2 1,690.0 199.1 1,889.1
Q3 1,674.7 200.0 1,874.7
Q4 1,668.1 197.7 1,865.8
2012 Q1 1,664.8 203.7 1,868.6
Q2 1,641.4 206.6 1,848.0
Q3 1,621.7 191.4 1,813.1
Q4 1,628.3 200.1 1,828.4
2013 Q1 1,634.7 210.5 1,845.2
Q2 1,612.5 206.6 1,819.2
Q3 1,605.2 196.7 1,801.9
Q4 1,599.4 200.0 1,799.5
2014 Q1 1,597.3 179.9 1,777.2
Q2 1,586.1 180.2 1,766.3
Q3 1,565.3 174.8 1,740.1
Q4 1,563.7 179.0 1,742.6
2015 Q1 1,552.3 175.6 1,727.9
Q2 1,538.5 166.9 1,705.4
Q3 1,523.3 160.1 1,683.4
Q4 1,516.1 166.7 1,682.8
2016 Q1 1,513.7 166.2 1,679.9
Q2 1,505.5 150.9 1,656.4
Q3 1,488.1 145.1 1,633.2
Q4 1,480.6 146.1 1,626.7
2017 Q1 1,491.4 152.0 1,643.4
Q2 1,483.8 147.5 1,631.3
Q3 1,471.8 136.1 1,607.9
Q4 1,473.5 127.9 1,601.5
2018 Q1 1,462.2 137.2 1,599.4
Q2 1,452.1 137.4 1,589.4
Q3 1,435.8 128.5 1,564.3
Q4 1,436.1 144.9 1,580.9
2019 Q1 1,441.5 142.4 1,583.9
Q2 1,432.0 144.9 1,576.9
Q3 1,425.8 141.6 1,567.4
Q4 1,439.0 134.0 1,573.0
2020 Q1 1,420.7 153.0 1,573.7
Q2 1,385.5 190.5 1,576.1
Q3 1,394.3 157.7 1,552.1
Q4 1,398.2 163.0 1,561.2
2021 Q1 1,417.1 147.9 1,565.1
Q2 1,420.2 106.5 1,526.6
Q3 1,407.2 89.9 1,497.1
Q4 1,395.8 82.7 1,478.5
2022 Q1 1,405.7 85.2 1,490.9
Q2 1,410.4 79.7 1,490.1
Q3 1,387.1 79.4 1,466.6
Q4

Footnotes

*Source: labour force survey, HCSO.
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