Disabled working age benefit claimants

The number of people claiming Department of Work and Pensions (DWP)
benefits as a percentage of the total working-age (16 to 64) population.

 

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

Area201120122013201420152016
Devon5,0055,2955,6155,6705,7054,810

 

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

Area201120122013201420152016
Devon1.1%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.3%1.1%
South West1.0%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.1%
England1.0%1.1%1.1%1.1%1.1%0.9%

 

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

 

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