The number of people signing on fell in November.
The seasonally adjusted live register total decreased by 3,100 last month - a fall of 1.5%.
That now brings the number of people in receipt of Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance payments to 207,200.
The number of male claimants decreased by 23,123 (-17.3%) to 110,836 in the year to November 2018, while female claimants decreased by 13,825 (-13.9%) to 85,425
According to the CSO that represents the lowest seasonally adjusted figure recorded since May 2008.
- Digital Desk