Unemployment ratio by borough

Date 1 September 2017
Date updated 31 May 2018

Unemployment ratio by borough

What does this chart show?

The unemployment ratio is the proportion of the working-age population that is unemployed. This graph shows that the ratio has come down significantly in almost all London boroughs in a relatively short timescale. The exceptions are Kensington & Chelsea and Richmond, where there have been slight increases.

The percentage change in the unemployment ratio is drawn out in the graph below.

Change in unemployment ratio 2011-13 to 2014-16