Around 17% of the jihadi cohort was unemployed or reliant on welfare. This is well above the national average of 6%, but lower than the rate recorded in comparable European studies.
Coverage118 of 174The data for this item is known for 67.8%
of the relevant individuals.
Student – school or university
Unemployed / receiving benefits
Blue collar work involves manual or unskilled labour not requiring a higher level of education. White collar work is skilled or semi-skilled labour, generally office based. Those in the ‘professional’ category have obtained specific tertiary education commensurate to their employment, e.g. doctors, accountants, pilots, engineers.