Unemployment increased by 17,000 in the South West between January and March.
The Government published the latest jobless figures on Tuesday.
166,000 people looked for work in the region in the first quarter of 2013.
It took the unemployment rate in the South West to 6.1%.
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A clear and bright end to Saturday over the region. Temperatures staying up too, with around 8-9 degrees in the morning.
The four-day event saw more than 250,000 racegoers attend, despite the pandemic seeing the cancellation of other large sporting events.
A chilly start for some but a decent start to the weekend, with plenty of sunshine developing by the afternoon.