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EXPECTED RISE IN JSA CLAIMANTS CONFIRMED


jobcentresignWith the Summer season drawing to a close at the end of September, an expected rise in claimants of the unemployment benefit Jobseekers Allowance has been confirmed.

In October, 93 more people were clamiming JSA than in September. This is anticipated to rise yet again in November when figures are released next month.

Surprisingly, 214 less Islanders were claiming compared to October of 2012.

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