DWP Press release - drop in unemployment figures

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

On 15 August 2012, a press release was issued by your department that there has been a fall in unemployment of 46,000 between April and June (http://www.dwp.gov.uk/newsroom/press-rel...).

I would like to request the following information:
1. Of the 46,000, how many went on to:
1a. full time employment
1b. part time employment
1c. temporary employment
1d. Unknown

3. Are any of those 46,000 in receipt of any type of benefit? If yes, please provide breakdown by benefit and claiming any type of benefit? If yes, please provide breakdown by the type of benefit.

2. Are claimants on any type of work programme/work experience scheme included in the 46,000?

3. Are sanctioned claimants included in the 46,000?

Yours faithfully,

A C Smithson

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Dear DWP freedom-of-information-requests,

I just realised there are errors in my original request. Just to clarify, the information I need is as follows:

1. Of the 46,000, how many went on to:
1a. full time employment
1b. part time employment
1c. temporary employment
1d. Unknown

2. Are any of those 46,000 in receipt of any type of benefit? If yes, please provide breakdown by the type of benefit.

3. Are claimants on any type of work programme/work experience scheme included in the 46,000?

4. Are sanctioned claimants included in the 46,000?

Yours sincerely,

A C Smithson

DWP freedom-of-information-requests, Department for Work and Pensions

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Dear A C Smithson,
Please see the attached letter regarding your Freedom of Information
request.
Thank you.
IGS Freedom of Information Team
<<FOI 2012-3216 WDTK Response.pdf>>

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