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
East Devon 007E5510555
Q4 - Below Average1,5501,6411,7131,7541,7611,436
East Devon735815845850825725
Devon5,0055,2955,6155,6705,7054,810
Eastern LCP2,3402,5352,6402,6102,6502,260

 

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

Area201120122013201420152016
East Devon 007E0.3%0.3%0.7%0.4%0.4%0.4%
Q4 - Below Average1.1%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.0%
East Devon1.0%1.1%1.1%1.1%1.1%1.0%
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%
Eastern LCP1.0%1.1%1.2%1.1%1.2%1.0%

 

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