Worklessness for men and women by country of birth
Worklessness for men and women in London by country of birth (2018/19)
Of men in London who were born overseas, those from China have the highest rate of worklessness (27%). Of women in London who were born overseas, the highest rate of worklessness is 69%, for those born in Bangladesh.
The lowest rates of worklessness are for men born in South Africa (5%) and for women born in Lithuania (12%). For most countries, the worklessness rate is higher for women than men. However, this trend does not hold true for those born in France, Ireland or Lithuania.