Unemployment data

The unemployment report contains information on unemployment in the Falkirk Council area based on the number of people claiming Job Seekers Allowance and those claiming Universal Credit who are unemployed. This gives a count of all those who are claiming benefits because they are unemployed.

Universal Credit for those who are unemployed rolled out in the Falkirk Council area in May 2015.

October 2018 Unemployment Insight

If you require information for earlier dates or for months not reported, please contact the Research & Information Unit:

Economy & labour market

This section provides information on Corporate Statistics, Falkirk as a Location and the DWP Work Programme for Falkirk.

Business Statistics

The Business Statistics Insight brings together the Scottish Annual Business Statistics published by the Scottish Government and the Annual Business Survey conducted by the Office for National Statistics.

Insight Business Statistics 2016

Falkirk as a Location

Falkirk as a Location provides statistical information to assist businesses hoping to set up or expand in the Falkirk Council area.

Falkirk as a location - 2016

Housing Market

Housing market information is a method of measuring the economy.

Housing market update - 2015