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The purpose of this report is to explain the differences between the claimant count and the headline measure of unemployment.

First published:
13 July 2010
Last updated:

The report also considers issues related to both measures and provides some guidance for use when looking at short term change in the labour market at a Wales level.

Alex Fitzpatrick

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