Publication - Statistics

Work First Scotland and Work Able Scotland: statistics 2017-2018

Published: 23 May 2018
Directorate:
Chief Economist Directorate
Part of:
Work and skills
ISBN:
9781788519236

The third in a new series of experimental statistics about Scotland's Devolved Employment Services.

Work First Scotland and Work Able Scotland: statistics 2017-2018
Main findings

Main findings

Overall, a total of 5,526 people joined Work First Scotland and Work Able Scotland during the period 3 April 2017 to 30 March 2018, as a result of 8,985 referrals made to the services. Referrals to the services stopped on 9 March 2018. [1] [2]

Work First Scotland

A total of 4,431 people joined Work First Scotland during the period 3 April 2017 to 30 March 2018, as a result of 6,927 referrals made to the service. This means 64% of those referred subsequently chose to participate. [3]

Work Able Scotland

A total of 1,095 people joined Work Able Scotland during the period 3 April 2017 to 30 March 2018, as a result of 2,058 referrals made to the service. This means 53% of those referred subsequently chose to participate. [4]


Contact