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Regional Observatory

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Regional Observatory
The West Midlands Regional Observatory summarizes information about several indicators across the region. In the screenshot, a comparative view of the proportion of people claiming Jobseekers allowance across the region
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West Midlands Regional Observatory: West Midlands Regional Observatory (Government report)
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