Unemployment figures are published each month by the Office for National Statistics. A selection of the latest figures as they relate to Derbyshire is presented on the Derbyshire Observatory. In February 2019 there were 9550 people aged 16+ included on the Claimant Count. The Claimant Count unemployment rate across Derbyshire is currently 2.0%, higher than February 2018 (1.5%). Monthly Unemployment Statistics – February 2019