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1 million

Total number of unemployed young people in the UK

100,000

Young people currently looking 
for work in Yorkshire

50,000

Young people now claiming 
the dole in Yorkshire

8,000

‘Hardcore’ of young people in Yorkshire who have been stuck on the dole for more than a year

400%

Increase in long-term youth unemployment since 2011

20%

Proportion of Britain’s young people currently looking for work

£30 billion

Estimated cost of UK ‘special youth unemployment crisis over next decade