The claimant count fell again in August 2016.
In Carshalton & Wallington it fell to 280, which was a decrease of 415 from August 2015 and a drop of 60%. In Sutton & Cheam it fell to 300, which was a decrease of 335 from August 2015 and a drop of 53%.
Employment: The employment rate has risen to a new record high of 74.5%
Work: There are 31.77 million people in work, more than ever before.