Carers working age benefit claimants

Based on the number of people claiming Department of Work and Pensions (DWP)benefits in the carers client group, as a percentage of the total working-age (16 to 64) population.

 

Number of people receiving benefits who are in the carers client group

Area201120122013201420152016
South Hams 001253530404540
Q4 - Below Average1,5581,5561,6711,6911,7841,904
South Hams495540570600660680
Devon5,1455,3455,7455,8306,4056,765
Western LCP2,7652,9903,2553,4653,9004,020

 

Percentage of people receiving benefits who are in the carers client group

Area201120122013201420152016
South Hams 0010.6%0.8%0.7%1.0%1.1%1.0%
Q4 - Below Average1.1%1.1%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.3%
South Hams1.0%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.4%1.4%
Devon1.1%1.2%1.3%1.3%1.4%1.5%
South West1.0%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.3%1.1%
England1.1%1.2%1.3%1.4%1.5%1.2%
Western LCP1.3%1.4%1.5%1.6%1.8%1.8%

 

Percentage trend of people receiving benefits who are in the carers client group

 

Percentage of people receiving benefits who are in the carers client group

 

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